Black willow (Salix nigra)
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Latin (scientific) name: Salix nigra
Common English name: Black willow
French name: Saule noir
Mostly found on moist sites such as stream banks and in swamps.
The Black Willow ranges from Ontario to the Atlantic coast.
0a, 0b, 1a, 1b, 2a, 2b, 3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b
A hardiness zone is a geographically defined area where a given plant is capable of growing. Hardiness zones are based largely on climate, particularly minimum temperatures. Zone 0 covers the harshest areas in Canada for plant species. Higher numbers represent more temperate areas.
For more information on plant hardiness zones in Canada, visit Natural Resources Canada.
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