Salix phylicifolia

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Tea-leaved Willow
Salix phylicifolia - Berlin Botanical Garden - IMG 8474.JPG
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Malpighiales
Family: Salicaceae
Genus: Salix
Species: S. phylicifolia
Binomial name
Salix phylicifolia
L.

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.

Description[edit]

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

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