Image Number: 1379031

1. Branchlet with male catkins (a - g). - 2. Branchlet with female catkins (h - o). - 3. Branchlet of a female plant with mature leafy shoots and fruit-catkins with closed (a) and (just) opening (b) many seeded capsules, one fruit-catkin in phase of seed dispersal (c), and another with empty capsules (d). Stipules are at n. Leaves are narrow lanceolate with revolute, undulate margins. - 4. Winter-branchlet. After Hempel & Wilhelm, 1889. Photos and explanations from the book: Zelimir Borzan. "Tree and Shrub Names in Latin, Croatian, English, and German, with synonyms", University of Zagreb, 2001.
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Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Dilleniidae
Order: Salicales
Family: Salicaceae
Genus: Salix
Subject: Salix viminalis L.
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Tuesday, June 21, 2005
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Thursday, January 3, 2013