Salix sect. Herbella

Seringe

Exempl. Rév. Salix, 14. 1824.

Synonyms: Salix sect. Retusae A. Kerner
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 7. Treatment on page 67. Mentioned on page 29, 69.

Plants 0.005–0.09 m, clonal by layering or rhizomes. Largest medial blades amphistomatous, abaxial surface not glaucous. Catkins from subterminal or lateral buds. Staminate flowers: filaments glabrous or hairy. Pistillate flowers: abaxial nectary sometimes present, then distinct or connate to adaxial and forming a cup; ovary not glaucous, glabrous, puberulent, or villous to pilose.

Distribution

North America, Eurasia, Atlantic Islands

Discussion

Species 7 (4 in the flora).

Selected References

None.

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red turning yellow +
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tapering +
toothed +  and 2-fid +
persistent +
subglobose +  and globose +
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pendulous +, spreading +  and erect +
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bisexual +  and unisexual +
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unbranched +  and spicate +
subterminal +  and axillary +
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obovate +, oblong +, oblanceolate +, circular +, subcircular +  and elliptic +
arranged +  and alternate +
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