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Black Willow

Salix nigra

Description:

This photo was taken from across the Rio Grande River, so I could not get a close up of the leaves. I just needed a spotting from a third country to get the globe spotter patch, and I could see Mexico, so figured might as well :)

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FelixO
FelixO 6 years ago
Black Willow
Salix nigra


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3 Comments

AshleyT
AshleyT 6 years ago

I think you're right! I never expected this to actually be identified haha, thanks so much :)

FelixO
FelixO 6 years ago

oh! i think this is a young black willow

FelixO
FelixO 6 years ago

lol, did you notice the castor oil plants in the background?

AshleyT
Spotted by
AshleyT

Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico

Spotted on Mar 13, 2013
Submitted on Mar 24, 2013

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