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Crack Willow

A widespread and common tree by rivers and fresh water.



Common Name Crack Willow
Scientific Name Salix fragilis
Species Group Deciduous Trees
Interest Level
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Willow family - Salicaceae
Status Locally frequent
Flower Colour Group Yellow
  • 04 - April
Preferred Environment
Look for Dangling yellow flower sprays, the tree has yellowish stems and branches
Additional Identification Notes
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Deciduous Trees