sandbar willow

noun

Definition of sandbar willow

: any of various willows that flourish along streams or on alluvial land: such as
a : a much-branched chiefly eastern North American shrubby willow (Salix interior) with lanceolate leaves that are silky when young
b : a shrubby chiefly western North American willow (Salix exigua) having leaves permanently silky but otherwise resembling the eastern sandbar willow

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“Sandbar willow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sandbar%20willow. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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