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Salix cordata ~ sand dune willow



Salix-cordata-~-sand-dune-willow


Characteristics:

  • FAC

  • Michigan C Value: 10

  • also known as "heart–leaf willow" and "furry willow"

  • nearly completely restricted to Great Lake sandy shores

  • usually densely silky all over stems and leaves (even mature leaves)

  • leaves green beneath hairs

  • leaf margin tips have prominant, large spherical glands

  • often conspicuous, silky bracts

  • native



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