Photos of Salix-eriocephala-~-wooly-headed-willow

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Salix eriocephala ~ wooly headed willow



  • FACW

  • Michigan C Value: 2

  • heart–shaped (or rounded) leaf base, almost clasping/locking

  • large, persistant stipules

  • leaves evenly toothed, closely serrate

  • older leaves whitened (to almost green) beneath

  • leaves not strongly glaucous

  • leaves broad–based, thick, leathery texture

  • leaf bases rounded to subcordate

  • unfolding leaves often reddish

  • large, husky shrub

  • common along streambanks, shorelines, old fields

  • native

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