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Salix nigra ~ black willow

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  • OBL

  • Michigan C Value: 5

  • leaves dark green on both sides

  • green twigs

  • leaves extremely narrow, tapering, finely toothed (closely serrate)

  • leaves often curved, sickle shaped (falcate), long attenuate

  • stipules often persistant on vegetative branches

  • can be good–sized tree or shrub

  • native

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