Definition of Salix lucida

1. Noun. Common North American shrub with shiny lanceolate leaves.

Exact synonyms: Shining Willow
Group relationships: Genus Salix, Salix
Generic synonyms: Willow, Willow Tree



Lexicographical Neighbors of Salix Lucida

Salix alba sericea
Salix alba vitellina
Salix amygdalina
Salix amygdaloides
Salix arctica
Salix babylonica
Salix blanda
Salix candida
Salix caprea
Salix cinerea
Salix discolor
Salix fragilis
Salix herbacea
Salix humilis
Salix lasiolepis
Salix lucida (current term)
Salix nigra
Salix pendulina
Salix pendulina blanda
Salix pentandra
Salix purpurea
Salix pyrifolia
Salix repens
Salix sericea
Salix sitchensis
Salix triandra
Salix tristis
Salix uva-ursi
Salix viminalis
Salix vitellina

Literary usage of Salix lucida

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Catalogue of the Library of the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University by Ethelyn Maria Tucker, Charles Sprague Sargent (1917)
"S. lucida Fernald, ML Two northeastern allies of Salix lucida [S. lucida MiM., var. intonsa, S. serissima. Boston, etc. 1903]. ..."

2. Rhodora by New England Botanical Club (1904)
"True Salix lucida has the leaves glossy and green on both surfaces, ... The variation of Salix lucida which is characteristic of extreme northeastern New ..."

3. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1913)
"Salix lucida Muhl. Neue Schrift. Ges. Nat. Fr. Berlin, 4: 239. pi. 6.f. 7. 1803. A tall shrub, or sometimes a tree 20° high, the bark smooth or slightly ..."

4. Early Western Travels, 1748-1846: A Series of Annotated Reprints of Some of by Reuben Gold Thwaites (1906)
"Probably the form of the male plant of Salix lucida, Willd. ... Salix lucida, Willd. 9 Agrees with the above-mentioned male plant, and belongs to the same ..."

5. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science by Iowa Academy of Science (1900)
"Salix lucida Muhl. Neue Schrift. Ges. Nat. Fr. Berlin. 4:239. pi. 6. f. 7. 1803. This most beautiful of our willows is a northern plant, and occurs as a ..."

6. Early Western Travels, 1748-1846: A Series of Annotated Reprints of Some of by Reuben Gold Thwaites (1906)
"Probably the form of the male plant of Salix lucida, Willd. ... Salix lucida, Willd. 9 Agrees with the above-mentioned male plant, and belongs to the same ..."

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