The willow is a perfect fit for Ireland's moist, temperate climate. Did you know that in Northern Ireland the willow plant is being explored as a possible source of energy? Ireland imports most of its fuel. It's very expensive and the reason why most homes are kept cool. Looking at biofuel alternatives makes sense.
- This project by school children sums up the uses of willow pretty well.
- This blogger is growing willow on her property in Ireland.
|The view from the willow shelter in Rostrevor.|
|The roof of the willow structure. Sitting on the bench and looking skyward is great for bird watching.|