E-Flora BC: Electronic Atlas of the Flora of British Columbia

Salix viminalis L.
basket willow (common osier)
Salicaceae (Willow family)

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This European willow is sometimes grown in gardens and escapes. The flexible branches are used for wicker. Collected from boggy ground in Burnaby (Lomer 6535 @ UBC) and along Hwy 1 in Langley (Lomer 7598 @ UBC).

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