Is dried willow with the bark left on and is olive green in colour.
Is freshly cut during early spring and is left to stand in shallow water until sap rises.it then is stripped (july time) it is then srtipped without boiling to get the white colour
Is boiled and then the bark stripped off,and leaving the willow a buff colour(orangy brown )
STEAMED BROWN WILLOW
Is steamed fo 2 hours,and giving the willow an intense dark brown chocolaty tone