Salix babylonica
Weeping willow Weep"ing wil"low (Bot.) a tree ({Salix babylonica}) of the willow family with slender leaves, native to China, whose branches grow very long and slender, and hang down almost perpendicularly. It grows best where soil is moist, as by the banks of streams and is widely cultivated as an ornamental tree.

Syn: Babylonian weeping willow. [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Salix babylonica — Saule pleureur Saule pleureur …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Salix babylonica — Taxobox name = Salix babylonica status = image width = 240px image caption = Peking Willows planted at Shijiazhuang, south of Beijing, China regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Malpighiales familia = Salicaceae …   Wikipedia

  • Salix babylonica —   Sauce llorón Sauce llorón …   Wikipedia Español

  • Salix babylonica — Echte Trauerweide Echte Trauerweide (Salix babylonica) Systematik Klasse: Dreifurchenpollen Zweikeimblättrige (Rosopsida) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Salix babylonica — svyruoklinis gluosnis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Gluosninių šeimos dekoratyvinis, medieninis, vaistinis augalas (Salix babylonica), paplitęs rytų Azijoje (Kinijoje). atitikmenys: lot. Salix babylonica angl. Babylon weeping willow;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Salix babylonica — noun willow with long drooping branches and slender leaves native to China; widely cultivated as an ornamental • Syn: ↑weeping willow, ↑Babylonian weeping willow • Hypernyms: ↑willow, ↑willow tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Salix, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Salix babylonica — Tårepil …   Danske encyklopædi

  • SALIX BABYLONICA L. - С ВАВИЛОНСКАЯ, ПЛАКУЧАЯ — см. 234. Дерево. S. babylonica L. И. вавилонская, плакучая Sp. pl. (1753) 1017. Фл. СССР V (1936) 196, Т. IX, рис. Дер. и куст. II (1951) 167. Правдин (1952) 19, рис. S y n. S. pendula Moench; S. prodendens Séringe. М е с т н. н а з в. Англ …   Справочник растений

  • Salix babylonica auct. non L. p.p. — 1 Symbol SAPE12 Synonym Symbol SABA2 Botanical Family Salicaceae 2 Symbol SASE10 Synonym Symbol SABA2 Botanical Family Salicaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Salix — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Para otros usos de este término, véase Sauce (desambiguación). ? Sauces …   Wikipedia Español

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”