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Salix  oreophila Andersson   
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FamilySALICACEAE
Genus species var.Salix  oreophila Andersson 
Territory ChinaIndian SubcontinentChina South-Central, (Yunnan)TibetEast Himalaya, (BhutanSikkim)IndiaNepal
grassland and rocks
Altitude4000-4600m
Description branchlets rusty brown, glabrous, leaves oblong to obovate, 5-7mm, adaxially green, glabrous, with 3-5 distinct teeth, catkins terminal, spherical, bracts narrow
Size1-5cm
Color
Bloomspring
Ca
Typeshrub, cushion
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed when ripe or as soon as possible
cuttings in early summer and fall
BibliographyFlora of China www.eFloras.org
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
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