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Pussy Willow – simply beautiful

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Visited my neighbors land to-day to get some of these beautiful branches.

(Thank you Sandra)

Here is some folk lore about how the pussy willow got its name

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8 responses

  1. Oh I love them Karen! I planted a French pussy willow last spring. I hope it came through the winter!

    February 27, 2009 at 9:04 pm

  2. It Is beautiful! Makes me want to go look at my willow! Great photo! Thanks!

    February 27, 2009 at 9:10 pm

  3. That is what I call pussy willow. It’s so fluffy! Better not show it to James A-S – he’ll think you’re a Cat Nutter.

    February 27, 2009 at 9:17 pm

  4. Karen, They are luxurious looking…fur for the faeries that live at the bottom of the garden~~gail

    February 27, 2009 at 9:57 pm

  5. Dobby

    I didn’t know that is how they got their name. Wonderful. Both the story and the photo.

    February 27, 2009 at 10:19 pm

  6. Just wish I could reach out and stroke them Karen 🙂

    February 27, 2009 at 10:25 pm

  7. iheartfilm

    So cool.

    Chris

    February 27, 2009 at 10:31 pm

  8. Great shot! They look so soft and fuzzy 🙂

    February 28, 2009 at 7:03 pm

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