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Noun: silky willow
  1. Small shrubby tree of western North America (Alaska to Oregon)
    - Sitka willow, Salix sitchensis
  2. North American willow with greyish silky pubescent leaves that usually blacken in drying
    - silver willow, Salix alba sericea, Salix sericea

Derived forms: silky willows

Type of: willow, willow tree

Part of: genus Salix, Salix

Encyclopedia: Silky willow