Tree identification please


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I've recently moved home and I'm very curious about this tree in my new garden. To my very untrained eye I it appears to be two distinct species from a single trunk. Any ideas?
Thanks in advance
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Hello @AndyE , and welcome to the forums :) I reckon May 1st is a really good day to join!
I reckon that you have something there that`s been grafted onto Willow stock - not sure what it is, but if it flowers we might have a better guess. The other leaves that look yellow/variegated look a bit like one of the Euonymus family....:unsure:
 
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Intriguing, thank you Tetters. I did surmise that the secondary plant had been grafted but wasn't sure. I'd still be very intrigued to get to the bottom of this.
 
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I think that if you don`t cut off all the Willow growth (straight away) , there is a good chance you will lose whatever it is that`s on the graft.
This may have happened because the variegated shrub was pruned back too hard.
Have you seen any flowers on the top growth yet?
 

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