Taxon  Report   7280    
Salix ligulifolia  C. R. Ball ex C. K. Schneid.
Strapleaf willow,  Tongueleaf willow
Salix ligulifolia
© © 2016 Chris Wagner
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Salix ligulifolia
© 2018 David popp
Salix ligulifolia
© 2016 Chris Wagner
Salix ligulifolia, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Salix ligulifolia
© 2018 David popp
Genus: Salix
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, wetland-riparian

Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Salix cordata var. ligulifolia
PLANTS: Salix lutea var. ligulifolia
PLANTS: Salix rigida ssp. ligulifolia
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More information about  Salix ligulifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).