Taxon  Report   10339 
Salix brachycarpa  Nutt.  var. brachycarpa 
Shortfruit willow
Salix brachycarpa var. brachycarpa
© 1993 Dan Post
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Salix brachycarpa var. brachycarpa, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Salix brachycarpa var. brachycarpa
© 1993 Dan Post
Genus: Salix
Parent Record Salix brachycarpa
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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PLANTS: Salix brachycarpa var. alticola
PLANTS: Salix brachycarpa var. antimima
PLANTS: Salix brachycarpa var. glabellicarpa
PLANTS: Salix brachycarpa var. sansonii
PLANTS: Salix chlorolepis var. antimima
PLANTS: Salix desertorum var. fruticulosa
PLANTS: Salix desertorum var. stricta
PLANTS: Salix stricta
ICPN + CNPS + PLANTS: Salix brachycarpa ssp. brachycarpa
More information about  Salix brachycarpa var. brachycarpa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 20, 2018).

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