Salix phylicifolia

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Salix phylicifolia
Salix phylicifolia - Berlin Botanical Garden - IMG 8474.JPG
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Malpighiales
Family: Salicaceae
Genus: Salix
S. phylicifolia
Binomial name
Salix phylicifolia

Salix phylicifolia, the tea-leaved willow, is a species of willow native to Northern Europe including Iceland, the Faroe Islands, Scandinavia, Finland, Russia, and Western Siberia. It was the first bush found on the new volcanic island of Surtsey near Iceland.


Salix phylicifolia forms a shrub to 5 m (16 ft) tall.

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