Digital Herbaria

Salix nigra

Salix nigra Marshall

Black willow, Gulf black willow

Salicaceae (Willow Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
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Specimen & Label Data

Salix nigra

Black Willow


Location: In edge of creek, 20 m S of wooden bridge--Oakwell Farms.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Abundant, Very moist soil,, subject to flooding. Alkaline, alluvial soil.

Description: Leaves linear-lanceolate, apiculate, to 5 cm long; medium green above, lighter below. Flowers matured in the press.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Apr 28, 1987
Specimen number: 90

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0306
Accession Date: Mar 3, 1993
Accession Number: 22

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