Salix babylonica var. pekinensis 'Tortuosa' at Cathays Cemetery

Salix babylonica var. pekinensis 'Tortuosa' 0

Salix babylonica var. pekinensis 'Tortuosa'
late February 2021

Salix babylonica var. pekinensis 'Tortuosa' 1

Salix babylonica var. pekinensis 'Tortuosa'
early July 2021

Grid reference ST 18160 78916
Common name Corkscrew willow
Alternative name Salix matsudana 'Tortuosa'
Origin North China & Japan
Deciduous Yes
Map section A
Height 8M July 2021
Girth 84cm @ 0.6M July 2021
Reference 729

This tree is at the north west end of the Cemetery, beside the perimeter path which heads east to west, opposite the houses on Wedal Road.

Salix babylonica var. pekinensis 'Tortuosa' bark1

Salix babylonica var. pekinensis 'Tortuosa' bark
early July 2021

Salix babylonica var. pekinensis 'Tortuosa' bark2

Salix babylonica var. pekinensis 'Tortuosa' bark
early July 2021

Salix babylonica var. pekinensis 'Tortuosa' leaf1

Salix babylonica var. pekinensis 'Tortuosa' leaves
early July 2021

Salix babylonica var. pekinensis 'Tortuosa' leaf2

Salix babylonica var. pekinensis 'Tortuosa' leaves
early July 2021

Salix babylonica var. pekinensis 'Tortuosa' leaf3

Salix babylonica var. pekinensis 'Tortuosa' leaves
early July 2021