Weeping willow trees have a short trunk with wide-spreading branches that give it a broad, round shaped crown.
The tree looks as if it's weeping because of the drooping branches. This is why it is sometimes called the 'weeping willow'.
Most Willow trees can reach to 35 to 50 feet in height. Willow trees shed their leaves in Winter.
The willow is one of the fastest growing trees in the world.
People used to chew the bark of the willow tree to treat fever.
The willow tree can be used to make baskets, fishing nets, furniture and toys.