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2e6. Salix Linnaeus (subg. Vetrix) sect. Phylicifoliae (Fries) Andersson in A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. 16(2): 240. 1868.

Salix tribe Phylicifoliae Fries in C. F. Hornschuch, Syll. Pl. Nov. 2: 36. 1828; Salix subsect. Bicolores A. K. Skvortsov

Shrubs or trees, 0.1-9 m. Buds arctica- or caprea-type, or intermediate. Leaves: stipules on late ones absent, rudimentary, or foliaceous; largest medial blade (sometimes amphistomatous), 1.5-11 times as long as wide, adaxial surface not glaucous. Staminate flowers: filaments glabrous or hairy basally. Pistillate flowers: adaxial nectary shorter than, equal to, or longer than stipe; stipe 0.2-2 mm; ovary sparsely to very densely silky; stigmas with flat, non-papillate abaxial surface, or stigmas cylindrical, 0.3-1.1 mm.

Species 11 (5 in the flora): North America, Eurasia.

Lower Taxa


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