Salix sect. Argyrocarpae


Rhodora 48: 44. 1946

Treatment appears in FNA Volume 7. Treatment on page 150.

Shrubs, 0.2–1 m. Buds caprea-type. Leaves: stipules on late ones rudimentary or foliaceous; largest medial blade (2.6–)3.3–5.9 times as long as wide, adaxial surface not glaucous. Staminate flowers: filaments glabrous or, sometimes, hairy basally. Pistillate flowers: adaxial nectary shorter than stipe; stipe 1–2.2 mm; ovary moderately to very densely short-silky; stigmas with flat, non-papillate abaxial surface and rounded tip, 0.2–0.26–0.4 mm.


e North America.


Species 1.

Selected References


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