Chandigarh Forest Flora
A Comprehensive Database of Ligneous Plants of Chandigarh (India)
Designed & Developed by Bioinformatics Centre, Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Salix babylonica Linn.

Family: Salicaceae Genus: Salix Species: Salix babylonica Linn.






Synonym Ficus salix H.Lév. & Vaniot, Salix jeholensis Nakai Flower Color Yellow - Orange
Common Name Flower Type Solitary
English / Trade Name Weeping Willow Flowering Period Jan-March
Vernacular /Local Name Willow Fruiting Period Jan-March
Altitude Up to 2000m Fruit Type Follicle
Habit Tree Fruit Details
Habitat Commonly occurs along water courses, can even grow on wetlands. It tolerates flooding, and in extreme cases even submergence. Bark Type Smooth
Distribution Argentina, Australia, China, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, South Africa, Spain Bark Details
Distribution in chandigarh Chandigarh Botanical Garden and Nature Park Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Leaf Details

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details