Taxon: Salix pendulina Wender.

Genus: Salix
Family: Salicaceae
Nomen number: 406598
Place of publication: Schriften Ges. Beförd. Gesammten Naturwiss. Marburg 2:235. 1831
Comment: [= S. fragilis × S. babylonica]
Name Verified on: 21-Oct-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-Jun-2008
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • niobe willow  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • weeping crack willow  (Source: F BritStace) - English
  • Wisconsin weeping willow  (Source: Dict Gard) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Eur Gard F; Dict Gard)

Distributional Range:


    . sometimes natzd.


    . also cult.


  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 1994 (L US Can ed2)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. 1949 (Rehder)
  • Stace, C. New flora of the British Isles. 1995 (F BritStace)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, second edition. 1993 (F Eur ed2)
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. 1986- (Eur Gard F)


Check other web resources for Salix pendulina Wender. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Salix x pendulina cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.