African Plant Database

Salix babylonica L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 2: 1017 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Salix
Status for NA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for SA : accepted (introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Salix babylonica L. var. babylonica
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Salix babylonica var. lavallei Dode (1930)
Taxon infra-specific
Salix babylonica L. var. babylonica
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Ecology : Cultivated or naturalized in certain parts of tropical Africa, introduced from Europe. – Not mapped.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Battandier, J.A & L.C. Trabut (1890). Flore de l'Algérie [Dicot] 1(4): 815  
  • Fl. Afrique N. 7: 57 (1961). 
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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°153348 modified 2007-01-31
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