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Salix gyirongensis S. D. Zhao & C. F. Fang

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Similar to Salix lindleyana but leaf blade short, broad; adaxial gland of female flower often divided; ovary densely pubescent.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
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Flora of China Vol. 4: 218 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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Description

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Shrubs procumbent, to 3 cm tall; trunk creeping. Juvenile branchlets yellowish brown or reddish, pilose. Buds ovoid, glabrous. Leaf blade ovate-oblong, 7-10 × 2-4 mm, leathery, abaxially greenish or pale, pilose, adaxially bright green, glabrous, base attenuate margin entire, usually revolute, apex slightly acute or cuneate, margin entire, usually revolute. Catkins terminal, ovoid. Male catkin ca. 1 cm, few flowered; rachis pilose; bracts purple, ovate, ca. 1/2 as long as filaments, adaxially pilose at base, apex obtuse. Male flower: adaxial gland broader than abaxial gland; stamens 2; filaments pilose at base; anthers purple, globose. Female catkin with bracts ovate, ca. as long as ovary, glabrous. Female flower: adaxial gland often divided, ca. 1/3 as long as bracts or more; ovary ovoid, densely grayish white pubescent, shortly stipitate; style short, 2-lobed; stigma 2-cleft. Fl. Jul, fr. Aug-Sep.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of China Vol. 4: 218 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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eFloras.org
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Distribution

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Sichuan, E Xizang
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
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Flora of China Vol. 4: 218 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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Habitat

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* Thickets; circa 4400 m.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of China Vol. 4: 218 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
source
Flora of China @ eFloras.org
editor
Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
project
eFloras.org
original
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partner site
eFloras