Salix sect. Salix

Treatment appears in FNA Volume 7. Treatment on page 41.

Trees, 3–25 m. Stems: (erect), branches somewhat to highly brittle at base or flexible. Leaves: stipules on late ones and vigorous shoots foliaceous or minute rudiments, apex acute or acuminate; petiole with spherical glands or lobes distally; largest medial blade amphistomatous or hypostomatous, abaxial surface glaucous or not; juvenile blade glabrous, pubescent, or short to long-silky abaxially, hairs white. Pistillate floral bracts deciduous after flowering. Staminate flowers: stamens 2; anthers 0.4–0.7 (–0.8) mm. Pistillate flowers: adaxial nectary shorter than or equal to stipe; stipe 0.2–1.5 mm; ovary glabrous.

Distribution

Introduced; Eurasia

Discussion

Species 8 (2 in the flora).

Selected References

None.

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not +  and glaucous +
0.07 cm0.7 mm <br />7.0e-4 m <br /> (0.08 cm0.8 mm <br />8.0e-4 m <br />) +
reddish turning yellow +  and yellow +
0.04 cm0.4 mm <br />4.0e-4 m <br /> (0.07 cm0.7 mm <br />7.0e-4 m <br />) +
Acuminate (?) +  and Acute (?) +
George W. Argus +
Linnaeus +
tapering +
ferruginous +  and white +
long-silky +, pubescent +  and glabrous +
toothed +  and 2-fid +
persistent +  and deciduous +
pliable +  and brittle +
not glaucous +
flowered +  and sessile +
subglobose +
slender +  and stout +
pistillate +  and staminate +
pendulous +, spreading +  and erect +
connate +  and distinct +
glabrous +  and hairy +
greenish +  and tawny +
pistillate +  and staminate +
bisexual +  and unisexual +
spherical +
unbranched +  and spicate +
subterminal +  and axillary +
membranaceous +
hypostomatous +  and amphistomatous +
oblanceolate +, ovate +, lanceolate +, elliptic +, oblong +  and lorate +
arranged +  and alternate +
marcescent +
deciduous +
rudimentary +
2-7[-10]-carpellate +
glandular-dotted +
Sp. Pl. +  and Gen. Pl. ed. +
1753 +  and 1754 +
overlapping +
distinct +
branched +, sympodial +, monopodial +  and branching +
non-papillate +
cylindrical +
0.02 cm0.2 mm <br />2.0e-4 m <br /> (0.15 cm1.5 mm <br />0.0015 m <br />) +
caducous +  and persistent +
distinct +  and connate +
persistent +  and deciduous +
ferruginous +  and white +
Salix sect. Salix +
Salix subg. Salix +
section +
rounded +
sympodial +, branching +  and heterophyllous +