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Where can I can Willow twigs around Chicago?

Posted by meadowbrite z5 (sp558@hotmail.com) on
Sat, Nov 26, 05 at 13:05

Hello, I would like weave some trellises out of willow twigs but don't know where to find willow grove or any willow tree/s that would have around 6 foot-long twigs for that use.

If you know any, I am in the North Suburbs, please let me know.

Thanks,
Meadowbrite


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RE: Where can I can Willow twigs around Chicago?

You will generally find willow trees growing along rivers. A single willow tree planted along a river drops twigs which are carried downstream and eventually they find a stopping place and a new tree grows form it. Over time their population increases substantially.

Of course you might find a place where humans planted a bunch of them, but I am not familiar with your area to tell you where that would be.


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RE: Where can I can Willow twigs around Chicago?

  • Posted by Macario Globaly warmed (My Page) on
    Sun, Nov 27, 05 at 13:20

you can go to willobrook theres hundereds of them everywhere or willow springs a lil more south. In willow springs you can drive down archer ave through the forest preserve. Theres a river and lakes.


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