Taxon  Report   7283 
Salix lutea  Nutt.
yellow willow
Salix lutea, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations

Bloom Period
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Genus: Salix
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Salix cordata var. denveriana
PLANTS: Salix rigida var. watsonii
PLANTS: Salix ormsbyensis
PLANTS: Salix lutea var. watsonii
PLANTS: Salix lutea var. platyphylla
PLANTS: Salix lutea var. famelica
PLANTS: Salix lutea var. desolata
PLANTS: Salix flava
PLANTS: Salix eriocephala var. famelica
PLANTS: Salix cordata var. watsonii
PLANTS: Salix cordata var. platyphylla
PLANTS: Salix cordata var. lutea
PLANTS: Salix cordata var. desolata
PLANTS: Salix watsonii
TJM2 + PLANTS: Salix eriocephala var. watsonii
 Information about  Salix lutea  from other sources:
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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