Salix candida

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Salix candida
 Hoary Willow
Habit: shrub
Height:  ?m (2-5 ft)CH
Lifespan: perennial
Origin:  ?
Exposure: full sunsn
Water: lots of watersn
USDA Zones:  ?
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Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture

Salix candida. Hoary Willow. A shrub, 2-5 ft. high: young branches hoary, becoming smooth and red with age: buds reddish, rounded at the apex: lvs. lanceolate or linear-lanceolate, 2-4 in. long, dark green and wrinkled above, covered below with dense white tomentum, revolute: aments sessile, appearing before the lvs.; staminate of reddish anthers: caps. densely white-woolly, with red style and stigmas. N. Amer.—This species hybridizes freely with S. cordata, and several natural hybrids have been described.

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