Willow

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Willow
Cat Given Name : Willow
Other Name(s) : White Willow
Description :

This tree can grow 60 to 70 feet tall. It has rough bark, grey-white branches, and narrow, sharply-pointed leaves, with yellow male and green female catkins.

Properties :

The bark may be consumed to ease pain, act against inflammation, and ease diarrhea or fevers. Water from beneath the bark of a flowering tree can help clear visual blurriness when dripped into the eyes, and it may be used to sooth itches.

Related Knowledge
Complaints : Burn, Broken Bone (Open), Abrasion, Blackcough, Broken Bone (Closed), Concussion, Damaged Tooth, Dislocated hip, Dislocated shoulder, Fleas,
Symptoms : Pain,
Species :
Seasonal Availabilities by Territory *
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
* To find a plant that is not available in an area, it must first be approved by the Game Admins. Please PM one of the Admin Team for that permission.
^ The listed seasons are those in which the herb is ready in some way for harvest. Consult the collection methods below for details.
Collecting & Storing Bark
When to Collect : Late Leaf-bare thru early Newleaf.
How to Collect : Using claws, slice the bark at the top and bottom of the section you with to take. Continuing to use claws, cut the bark so that a square is formed. Peel the square away using claws and teeth.
How to Preserve : Use claws to slice the bark into thin strips, then lay to dry slowly in the shade.
How to Store : Store in piles of no more than 3 pieces, deep in a very dry location.
Collecting & Storing Water
When to Collect : Newleaf
How to Collect : Collect water in moss.
How to Preserve : N/A - Water cannot be effectively stored for any length of time.
How to Store : N/A - Water must be used fresh.
Detailed Usage Information
Water : Drip into eyes to help clear blurriness of vision.
Water : Apply to dry patches of skin to sooth itches.
Bark : Consume small amounts to ease pain.
Bark : Consume small amounts to act against inflammation.
Bark : Consume small amounts to to ease diarrhea.
Bark : Consume small amounts to ease fever.