Taxon  Report   7260 
Salix alba  L.
White willow
Salix alba
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
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Salix alba, a dicot, is a shrub or tree that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Salix alba
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Salix
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Salix alba ssp. caerulea
PLANTS: Salix alba ssp. vitellina
PLANTS: Salix alba var. caerulea
PLANTS: Salix alba var. calva
PLANTS: Salix vitellina
TJM2 + PLANTS: Salix alba var. vitellina
More information about  Salix alba
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Jepson eFlora

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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: Feb 20, 2018).

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