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SpringGreenThumb
Aug 7, 2016 11:15 AM CST
Salix Alba is a weeping Willow.
Name: Myriam
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bonitin
Aug 7, 2016 11:28 AM CST
I am sorry to differ with you Betsy, but Salix alba is not a Weeping Willow which is Salix × sepulcralis
Salix alba:
https://www.google.be/imgres?imgurl=https://bosennatuur.file...
and Salix × sepulcralis
https://www.google.be/search?q=Salix+%C3%97+sepulcralis&espv...
Name: 🌺
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SpringGreenThumb
Aug 7, 2016 11:46 AM CST
Hard to know... Pictures are showing it both ways all over the Internet.

It's not completely erect though.
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SpringGreenThumb
Aug 7, 2016 11:48 AM CST

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Name: Myriam
Ghent, Belgium (Zone 8a)
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bonitin
Aug 7, 2016 12:30 PM CST
Salix alba 'Tristis' is a cultivar, my tree picture was taken in a nature reserve.
Name: 🌺
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SpringGreenThumb
Aug 7, 2016 2:17 PM CST
Your right then.

Delete this thread. I'm wrong.
Name: Myriam
Ghent, Belgium (Zone 8a)
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bonitin
Aug 7, 2016 2:19 PM CST
I cannot delete the thread Betsy, only an admin. can do that.
But I do not see the need, it is good to be critical! Thumbs up
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SpringGreenThumb
Aug 7, 2016 2:41 PM CST
Trista is not in the data base so I assumed Trista was Alba.

Name: Myriam
Ghent, Belgium (Zone 8a)
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bonitin
Aug 7, 2016 2:52 PM CST
Salix alba 'Tristis' is a synonym of Salix x sepulcralis var. chrysocoma.
It is in the database:
Golden Weeping Willow (Salix x sepulcralis var. chrysocoma)

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