Calflora
Taxon  Report   7285    
Salix orestera  C. K. Schneid.
Sierra willow
Salix orestera, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: SALICACEAE  
Genus: Salix
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

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

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Salix commutata var. rubicunda
PLANTS: Salix glauca ssp. orestera
PLANTS: Salix glauca var. orestera
More information about  Salix orestera
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SAOR)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 23, 2019).