balsam willow

noun

Definition of balsam willow

: a low shrub or small tree (Salix pyrifolia) of northern North America often occurring up to the tree line and having leaves prominently reticulate when mature and balsamic when crushed

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“Balsam willow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/balsam%20willow. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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