Also called Babylon willow and 垂柳.

Part of willow  genus Salix in willow  family Salicaceae.

Native to dry areas of northern 🇨🇳 China.   Invasive > 🌐︎ global Invasive > 🇨🇦+🇺🇸 Canada+USA Invasive > report it! Invasive > Michigan   On No-Plant List by Seneca Nation of Indians.  Adobe Acrobat Reader file (page 64)

This plant is also known to be a host for (in areas where invasive) 🐝︎ spotted lanternfly (SLF)  Lycorma delicatula.

Propagation protocol for sister species (Great Lakes)  Adobe Acrobat Reader file Propagation protocol for sister species (SW USA).  Adobe Acrobat Reader file Bloom dates (NE Illinois).  Adobe Acrobat Reader file  (🔒︎ Wild Ones members only)

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