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Salicaceae Mirbel. Willow Family.

Contributed by Alan S. Weakley and Mac H. Alford

Key to Salicaceae

A family of 55 genera and about 1010 species (as circumscribed to include much of the Flacourtiaceae), trees, shrubs, and subshrubs, nearly cosmopolitan.

Ref: Argus, Eckenwalder, & Kiger (2010) In Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2010); Li et al. (2019b); Samarakoon & Alford (2019); Sleumer (1954); Sleumer (1975); Sleumer (1980); Yang & Zmarzty (2007). Show full citations.

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image of plant© Bruce A. Sorrie | Salix | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Gary P. Fleming | Populus | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Keith Bradley | Salix | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Gary P. Fleming | Salix | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Paul Marcum | Populus source | Original Image ⭷


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