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Purpleosier Willow (Salix purpurea)

  • Purpleosier Willow (Salix Purpurea) http://www.sagebud.com/purpleosier-willow-salix-purpurea/
    Credit: Harald Süpfle | photo taken by Harald Süpfle | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Purpleosier Willow (Salix Purpurea) http://www.sagebud.com/purpleosier-willow-salix-purpurea/
    Credit: Harald Süpfle | photo taken by Harald Süpfle | License: PD Old
  • Purpleosier Willow (Salix Purpurea) http://www.sagebud.com/purpleosier-willow-salix-purpurea/
    Credit: Harald Süpfle | photo taken by Harald Süpfle | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5,2.0,1.0 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Purpleosier Willow (Salix Purpurea) http://www.sagebud.com/purpleosier-willow-salix-purpurea/
    Credit: Harald Süpfle | photo taken by Harald Süpfle | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5,2.0,1.0 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Purpleosier Willow (Salix Purpurea) http://www.sagebud.com/purpleosier-willow-salix-purpurea/
    Credit: Harald Süpfle | photo taken by Harald Süpfle | License: PD USDA
  • Purpleosier Willow (Salix Purpurea) http://www.sagebud.com/purpleosier-willow-salix-purpurea/
    Credit: Álvaro Izuzquiza | Álvaro Izuzquiza | License: PD
  • Purpleosier Willow (Salix Purpurea) http://www.sagebud.com/purpleosier-willow-salix-purpurea/
    Credit: Willow | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5
  • Purpleosier Willow (Salix Purpurea) http://www.sagebud.com/purpleosier-willow-salix-purpurea/
    Credit: Willow | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5
  • Purpleosier Willow (Salix Purpurea) http://www.sagebud.com/purpleosier-willow-salix-purpurea/
    Credit: Willow | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5
  • Purpleosier Willow (Salix Purpurea) http://www.sagebud.com/purpleosier-willow-salix-purpurea/
    Credit: Niknos | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5
  • Purpleosier Willow (Salix Purpurea) http://www.sagebud.com/purpleosier-willow-salix-purpurea/
    Credit: Niknos | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5
  • Purpleosier Willow (Salix Purpurea) http://www.sagebud.com/purpleosier-willow-salix-purpurea/
    Credit: Niknos | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Purpleosier Willow (Salix Purpurea) http://www.sagebud.com/purpleosier-willow-salix-purpurea/
    Credit: Niknos | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Purpleosier Willow (Salix Purpurea) http://www.sagebud.com/purpleosier-willow-salix-purpurea/
    Credit: Johann Georg Sturm (Painter: Jacob Sturm) | Deutschlands Flora in Abbildungen. | License: PD Old
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Salix Purpurea, or more commonly know as Purpleosier Willow, is a tree shrub of the genus Salix. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Salix Purpurea or Purpleosier Willow's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Virginia, Vermont, Washington and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Salix
  • Family: Salicaceae
  • Order: Salicales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Tree Shrub
  • Native Status: L48 (I) CAN (I)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACW
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(NI) 2(FACW) 3(FACW*) 5(NI)


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