Salix sect. Argyrocarpae
Rhodora 48: 44. 1946.
Shrubs, 0.2–1 m. Buds caprea-type. Leaves: stipules on late ones rudimentary or foliaceous; largest medial blade (2.6–) 3.3–5.9 times as long as wide, adaxial surface not glaucous. Staminate flowers: filaments glabrous or, sometimes, hairy basally. Pistillate flowers: adaxial nectary shorter than stipe; stipe 1–2.2 mm; ovary moderately to very densely short-silky; stigmas with flat, non-papillate abaxial surface and rounded tip, 0.2–0.26–0.4 mm.
e North America
"-0.4mm" is not declared as a valid unit of measurement for this property.