Taxon  Report   7261    
Salix arctica  Pall.  
(no longer an active name)
Alpine willow,  Arctic willow
Salix arctica, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
Genus: Salix
Communities: Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

PLANTS other name:
Salix arctophila

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Salix anglorum var. antiplasta
PLANTS: Salix pallasii
PLANTS: Salix pallasii var. crassijulis
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NOTE: Salix arctica is no longer an active name.
More information about  Salix arctica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jul 23, 2019).