Host an Event Volunteer Join Tickets

Support the plant database you love!


Plant Database

Search for native plants by scientific name, common name or family. If you are not sure what you are looking for, try the Combination Search or our Recommended Species lists.

Enter a Plant Name:
Or choose a plant family:

Salix vestita

Salix vestita Pursh

Rock Willow

Salicaceae (Willow Family)

Synonym(s): Salix fernaldii, Salix leiolepis, Salix reticulata var. vestita, Salix vestita ssp. leiolepis, Salix vestita var. erecta, Salix vestita var. humilior, Salix vestita var. psilophylla


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


From the Image Gallery

No images of this plant

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Green , Brown


Canada: MB , NL , NS , ON , QC

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

Find Seed or Plants

View propagation protocol from Native Plants Network.

National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: FAC FAC
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Salix vestita in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Salix vestita in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Salix vestita


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

Go back