Taxon  Report   7265    
Salix brachycarpa  Nutt.  ssp. brachycarpa   
(no longer an active name; please see Salix brachycarpa var. brachycarpa)
Short fruited willow
Salix brachycarpa ssp. brachycarpa, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).

Bloom Period
Genus: Salix
Parent: Salix brachycarpa
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Communities: Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + CNPS + PLANTS other name:
Salix brachycarpa var. brachycarpa

NOTE: Salix brachycarpa ssp. brachycarpa is no longer an active name.
More information about  Salix brachycarpa ssp. brachycarpa
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Feb 25, 2020).