Taxon  Report   7290 
Salix sessilifolia  Nutt.
Northwest willow,  northern sandbar willow, northwest sandbar willow, velvet willow
Salix sessilifolia, 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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Communities: Coastal Strand, Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: SALICACEAE  
Genus: Salix
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Salix exigua var. sessilifolia
PLANTS: Salix fluviatilis var. sessilifolia
PLANTS: Salix fluviatilis
PLANTS: Salix longifolia var. sessilifolia
PLANTS: Salix macrostachya var. cusickii
PLANTS: Salix macrostachya
PLANTS: Salix sessilifolia var. villosa
 Information about  Salix sessilifolia  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (SASE3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 21, 2014).

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