almond willow

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n almond willow Old World willow with light green leaves cultivated for use in basketry
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Almond willow (Bot) a willow which has leaves that are of a light green on both sides; almond-leaved willow (Salix amygdalina).
    • Almond willow (Bot) See under Almond Pussy, and Weeping.
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Usage

In literature:

The clove-tree is much like the laurel, but its leaves are narrower, resembling those of the almond and willow.
"A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 11" by Robert Kerr
The almond is in general bloom, and the willow putting out its leaf.
"Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson" by Thomas Jefferson
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