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Salix cascadensis
Cascade willow

Distribution: In the Cascade Mountains of Washington; British Columbia south in the Cascades to Mt. Rainier, occasionally east to northeast Oregon, Idaho and Montana, south to Utah and Colorado.

Habitat: High elevations in the mountains in subalpine and alpine habitats

Flowers: June-August

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Salix cascadensis Cockerell
Publication: Muhlenbergia. 3: 9. 1907. 1907.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Salix brownii (Anderss.) Bebb var. tenera (Andersson) M.E. Jones
Salix cascadensis Cockerell var. thompsonii Brayshaw
Salix tenera Andersson
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Salix cascadensis in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Salix cascadensis checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Salix cascadensis atlas page.

CalPhotos: Salix cascadensis photos.

USDA Plants: Salix cascadensis information.

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