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Purple Willow

Purple Willow grown as an osier by
a lake in Devon
Male catkin - dark scales and anthers
Male catkin with some dark and some
purple-brown anthers
Open and unopen anthers
Stamens with a single filament and
2 anthers with pollen
Close-up of dark purple scales and
hairs on male catkins
New leaves and grey and purple stems
Close-up of upper surface of  new leaves
Purple-brown twig and hairy lower
leaf surfaces