Willows

 / Willow
   Weeping trees of the waterside.
   Waterside trees that grew throughout Middle-earth. The most famous of these was the ancient tree known as Old Man Willow, on the banks of the Withywindle in the Old Forest.

J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary. . 2003.

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