Suggested: Crack Willow

Suggested: Crack Willow

Observation - Suggested: Crack Willow - UK and Ireland. Description: Spotted this on the edge of the Severn. Strongly suspect either crack (Salix fragilis) or white (Sal

Spotted this on the edge of the Severn. Strongly suspect either crack (Salix fragilis) or white (Salix alba) willow. Would love confirmation. I'm suspecting fragilis, since the tree must have been carried down the Severn and was obviously growing by the riverside, which is characteristic of this species.