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Salix  uva-ursi Pursh   
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FamilySALICACEAE
Genus species var.Salix  uva-ursi Pursh 
SynonymsSalix arbuscula var. labradorica (Andersson) Andersson
 Salix cutleri Tuck.
 Salix ivigtutiana Lundstr.
Territory Subarctic AmericaEastern CanadaNortheastern U.S.A.
grassland and thickets
Altitude10-1200m
Description branchlets brown, leaves obovate or elliptic, 8-20mm, acute, finely crenate, dark shiny green, abaxially paler, with distinct venation, catkins to 2cm long
Size10-15cm
Color
Bloomspring
Ca
Typeshrub, carpet
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed when ripe or as soon as possible
cuttings in early summer and fall
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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