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Key to Salicaceae

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1. Leaf length not >> (often ± =) width; catkin pendent, bract cut into narrow segments; staminate flower with 8–60 stamens; perianth modified into non-nectariferous, cup- or saucer-shaped structure; winter bud scales > 3 ..... POPULUS

1' Leaf length generally >> width; catkin erect, bract entire; staminate flower with (1)2(10) stamens; perianth reduced to adaxial nectary (rarely also with abaxial nectary, then free or fused into shallow cup); winter bud scale 1 ..... SALIX


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