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Salix nigra

black willow (Salix nigra)
Salix nigra
Common Names black willow
Family Willow
Plant Type Tree
Native Yes
Weed No

black willow (Salix nigra)

A Black willow is a small to large, short-lived, deciduous tree. It is a fast growing tree and can reach maturity within 30 years. This tree usually reaches a height of 66 feet and the massive trunks are generally leaning and are often divided.

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Dr. Clinton C. Shock

Malheur Agricultural Experiment Station
595 Onion Avenue
Ontario, OR 97914
(541) 889-2174
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