Taxon  Report   11372 
Baccharis salicina  Torr. & A. Gray
Willow baccharis
Baccharis salicina
© 2013 Jean Pawek
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Baccharis salicina
© 2013 Jean Pawek
Baccharis salicina
© 2015 Richard Spellenberg
Baccharis salicina, 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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Baccharis salicina
© 2009 Robert Steers
Genus: Baccharis
Coastal Sage Scrub, Creosote Bush Scrub, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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TJM2: Baccharis emoryi
More information about  Baccharis salicina
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 24, 2018).

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