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Salix pedicellaris
bog willow

Distribution: Chiefly in the Cascades of Washington; Yukon Territory south to Oregon, east across Canada and northern U.S. to the Atlantic Coast.

Habitat: Bogs, fens, and similar wet meadows.

Flowers: April-June

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Salix pedicellaris Pursh
Publication: Fl. Amer. Sept. 2: 611. 1813. 1813.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Salix myrtilloides L. var. hypoglauca (Fernald) C.R. Ball
Salix myrtilloides L. var. pedicellaris (Pursh) Andersson
Salix pedicellaris Pursh var. hypoglauca Fernald
Salix pedicellaris Pursh var. tenuescens Fernald
Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Salix pedicellaris checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Salix pedicellaris atlas page.

CalPhotos: Salix pedicellaris photos.

USDA Plants: Salix pedicellaris information.

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