Calflora
Taxon  Report   9216    
Salix petrophila  Rydb.
Alpine willow
Salix petrophila
© 2005 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
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
© 2003 Steve Matson
Family: SALICACEAE  
Genus: Salix
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Salix anglorum var. antiplasta
PLANTS: Salix caespitosa
PLANTS: Salix brownei var. petraea
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More information about  Salix petrophila
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (SAPE18)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: Jan 21, 2019).