Taxon  Report   9216 
Salix petrophila  Rydb.
Alpine willow
Salix petrophila
© 2003 Steve Matson
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Salix petrophila
© 2008 Aaron Schusteff
Salix petrophila, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California.

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Salix petrophila
© 2005 Steve Matson
Genus: Salix
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Salix anglorum var. antiplasta
PLANTS: Salix caespitosa
PLANTS: Salix brownei var. petraea
PLANTS: Salix arctica var. petrophila
PLANTS: Salix arctica var. petraea
PLANTS: Salix arctica var. graminifolia
PLANTS: Salix arctica var. caespitosa
PLANTS: Salix petrophila var. caespitosa
TJM2: Salix arctica
TJM2 + PLANTS: Salix arctica ssp. petraea
More information about  Salix petrophila
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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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 21, 2018).

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