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Characteristics

Conservation Plant Characteristics

Salix taxifolia Kunth
yewleaf willow
SATA

Summary
Duration PR Federal T/E Status
Growth Habit TR   National Wetland Indicator
Native Status L48 (N)      
 
Morphology/Physiology
Active Growth Period   Fruit/Seed Conspicuous No
After Harvest Regrowth Rate   Growth Form Rhizomatous
Bloat None   Growth Rate
C:N Ratio   Height at Base Age, Maximum 50
Coppice Potential No   Height at Maturity 40.0
Fall Conspicuous Yes   Known Allelopath No
Fire Resistant No   Leaf Retention No
Flower Color Yellow   Lifespan Short
Flower Conspicuous No   Low Growing Grass No
Foliage Color Gray-Green   Nitrogen Fixation None
Foliage Porosity Summer Porous   Resprout Ability No
Foliage Porosity Winter Porous   Shape and Orientation Erect
Foliage Texture Fine   Toxicity
Fruit/Seed Color Brown      
 
Growth Requirements
Adapted To Coarse Textured Soils No   Moisture Use
Adapted To Medium Textured Soils Yes   pH, Minimum 5.0
Adapted To Fine Textured Soils No   pH, Maximum 8.5
Anaerobic Tolerance   Planting Density Per Acre, Minimum 640
CaCO3 Tolerance   Planting Density Per Acre, Maximum 320
Cold Stratification Required No   Precipitation, Minimum 11
Drought Tolerance Medium   Precipitation, Maximum 33
Fertility Requirement   Root Depth, Minimum
Fire Tolerance   Salinity Tolerance
Frost Free Days, Minimum 207   Shade Tolerance Intolerant
Hedge Tolerance   Temperature, Minimum (°F) 20
 
Reproduction
Bloom Period Late Spring   Propagated By Cuttings No
Commercial Availability   Propagated By Seed No
Fruit/Seed Abundance   Propagated By Sod No
Fruit/Seed Period Begin   Propagated By Sprigs No
Fruit/Seed Period End   Propagated By Tubers No
Fruit/Seed Persistence No   Seed Per Pound
Propagated By Bare Root No   Seed Spread Rate
Propagated By Bulbs No   Seedling Vigor
Propagated By Container No   Small Grain No
Propagated By Corms No   Vegetative Spread Rate
 
Suitibility/Use
Berry/Nut/Seed Product No   Palatable Browse Animal
Christmas Tree Product No   Palatable Graze Animal
Fodder Product No   Palatable Human No
Fuelwood Product   Post Product No
Lumber Product No   Protein Potential
Naval Store Product No   Pulpwood Product No
Nursery Stock Product No   Veneer Product No
 
 
Time Generated: 09/19/2020 02:12 PM CDT