Chicago Botanic Garden
Catalog #: 9243
Taxon: Salix nigra Marshall
Family: Salicaceae
Collector: S. Masi, Uyen Dias, J. Epting   1471   
Date: 1997-05-06
Verbatim Date: 1997-5-6
Locality: United States, Illinois, Cook, Powderhorn Lake Forest Preserve.
Location Remarks: Powderhorn Lake Forest Preserve, Hegewisch (Chicago). East side of Brainard Ave. 1/2 mile south of Brainard/Burnham Ave. intersection. Edge of parking area.
Habitat: Degraded edge of large, ponded area or swale with standing water
Associated Species: Sambucus canadensis
Description: Tree about 40' tall with yellow male aments. Common in area with numerous whips and suckers
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Record Id: c6aee988-6ae4-4ad6-b1bb-c652ff6b2dd0
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