Photos of Salix-fragilis-~-crack-willow

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Salix fragilis ~ crack willow

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  • FAC

  • Michigan C Value: 0

  • back of leaf SMOOTH (glabrous) and pale

  • 4–6 teeth per cm

  • twigs yellow–green, brittle at base

  • branches very brittle

  • tree but often in shrub form

  • reminiscent of Peachleaf Willow

  • little dark glands at base of petiole/leaf

  • petioles not red

  • common

  • non–native

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