Calflora
Taxon  Report   9411    
Salix purpurea  L.
Purpleosier willow
Salix purpurea
© 2008 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Salix purpurea, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California.

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Salix purpurea
© 2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Family: SALICACEAE  
Genus: Salix

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Salix purpurea var. nana
More information about  Salix purpurea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (SAPU2)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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