prairie willow

noun

Definition of prairie willow

: a slender shrubby but highly variable willow (Salix humilis) of dry lands and barrens of North America having elliptical leaves with toothed or crinkled margins

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“Prairie willow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prairie%20willow. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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