Salix discolor flower buds



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Medicinal uses :-

Willows, it contains salicin, and was used by Native Americans as a painkiller.

Salix discolor flowers



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Common name:- American willow.

Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Rosids
Order:     Malpighiales
Family:     Salicaceae
Genus:     Salix
Species:     S. discolor
Binomial name
Salix discolor

 

Salix cinerea flowers



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Common names:- Grey willow; also occasionally grey sallow.

Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Rosids
Order:     Malpighiales
Family:     Salicaceae
Genus:     Salix
Species:     S. cinerea
Binomial name
Salix cinerea

Salix caprea flowers



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Common names:- Goat willow, also known as the pussy willow or great sallow.

Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Rosids
Order:     Malpighiales
Family:     Salicaceae
Genus:     Salix
Species:     S. caprea
Binomial name
Salix caprea