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Creeping Willow

A low growing shrubby tree of wet heath and moors.



Common Name Creeping Willow
Scientific Name Salix repens
Species Group Deciduous Trees
Interest Level
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Willow family - Salicaceae
Status Scarce
Flower Colour Group Yellow
  • 04 - April
  • 05 - May
Preferred Environment
Look for Fluffy yellow flowers on a low growing, creeping shrub
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Deciduous Trees