Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Salix cordata Michx. image
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Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

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Robert W. Freckmann
Family Salicaceae
Salix cordata Michx.
dune willow, heart-leaf willow, sand dune willow
Salix: Latin name for the willow and meaning "to leap or spring" in reference to its fast growth
cordata: heart-shaped
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Status: Endangered
Plant: perennial shrub
Flower: stalked catkin
Leaf:lance-like to widely oval, base rounded to heart-shaped, underside whitened, edges mostly toothed and lying flat
Habitat: dunes, lakeshores
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Salix adenophylla Hook.
Salix cordata Michx. var. cordata
Salix syrticola Fernald

         
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