Adopt A Tree By: Aaron Mills
Black Willow Salix nigra
Poem Swamp, Grassy, Muddy, Growing, Swaying, Living, Tree, Leaf, Grass, Dirt, Leaning, Towering, Budding, Thick, Bushy,Wood
Interesting Facts Grows in wet, swampy areas Usually 50 ft. tall but can reach up to 100 ft. Simple, alternate leaf Fruit: long cylindrical string of capsules Wood is soft, light, and not strong Willow bark was used by Native Americans as a headache remedy
Best Thing About My Tree Had low branches that made a good seat.
Thing I Enjoyed About Project We went outside so we weren't stuck in the classroom.
Changes of My Tree Leaves had turned a yellowish color Leaves had began to fall off