Native to most of the 🇺🇸 USA, extending into 🇲🇽 Mexico and 🇨🇦 Canada.  Part of willows  genus Salix and willow  family Salicaceae.

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)
  Salix hosts caterpillars of 455 species
of butterflies and moths, in some areas.
🌳︎🐝︎ Trees for Bees

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