Taxon  Report   7285 
Salix orestera  C. Schneider
Sierra willow

Salix orestera
© 2010 Steve Matson
Salix orestera
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Salix orestera, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Salix orestera
© 2006 Steve Matson
Genus: Salix
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Salix commutata var. rubicunda
PLANTS: Salix glauca ssp. orestera
PLANTS: Salix glauca var. orestera
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 30, 2015).

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