Weeping willow branches are slender and grow rapidly. They have been loved by Chinese people since ancient times. It is best to be planted on the water side, such as the bridge head, pool bank, river, lake and other water system. The planting between peach blossom and peach blossom can form the scenery of peach blossom, willow and green, which is one of the characteristics of the spring landscape planting in the Gardens of South China. It can also be used as shade tree, street tree and highway tree. It is also suitable for plant greening and is also an important tree species for retaining embankment and revetment.
As a common tree species, weeping willow is not uncommon in people’s daily life. Many people love their soft and beautiful posture and their poems. From ancient times to now, willows have been endowed with many cultural images by Chinese people. However, compared with the imagination of literati and ink, folk cultural imagination of weeping willows is more empty and colorful. In the minds of people everywhere, weeping willows have more colorful images.