sallow hybrid?

sallow hybrid?

Observation - sallow hybrid? - UK and Ireland. Description: Plant silohuetted by bright sky, so I couldn't get a photograph of the whole plant. Long shoots growing out from the trimmed line of the hedge, which I think explains the large (1cm) stipules. Leaves about 3 inches long, intermediate in shape between g

Plant silohuetted by bright sky, so I couldn't get a photograph of the whole plant.

Long shoots growing out from the trimmed line of the hedge, which I think explains the large (1cm) stipules. Leaves about 3 inches long, intermediate in shape between grey and goat willows.