Pacific willow (Salix lucida ssp. Lasiandra)
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Latin (scientific) name: Salix lucida ssp. Lasiandra
Common English name: Pacific willow
Other names: Yellow willow, western black willow
French name: Saule du Pacifique
Found on lakeshores and stream banks.
The Pacific willow is the largest willow in British Columbia.
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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.