Taxon  Report   7291 
Salix sitchensis  Bong.
Coulter Willow, Sitka willow
Salix sitchensis, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Bloom Period
Communities: Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.6 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: SALICACEAE  
Genus: Salix
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Salix coulteri
PLANTS: Salix cuneata
PLANTS: Salix sitchensis var. congesta
PLANTS: Salix sitchensis var. denudata
PLANTS: Salix sitchensis var. parviflora
PLANTS: Salix sitchensis var. ralphiana
 Information about  Salix sitchensis  from other sources:
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (SASI2)

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

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 17, 2014).

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