Definition of Prairie willow

1. Noun. Slender shrubby willow of dry areas of North America.

Exact synonyms: Salix Humilis
Group relationships: Genus Salix, Salix
Generic synonyms: Willow, Willow Tree



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Prairie Willow

prairie sage
prairie sagewort
prairie schooner
prairie schooners
prairie smoke
prairie soil
prairie star
prairie sunflower
prairie trefoil
prairie trillium
prairie vole
prairie wagon
prairie wake-robin
prairie white-fringed orchid
prairie white-fringed orchis
prairie willow (current term)
prairie wolf
prairied
prairies
praisable
praisably
praise
praise the Lord
praise to the skies
praised
praiseful
praisefully
praiseless

Literary usage of Prairie willow

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1917)
"prairie willow. A shrub. 3-8 ft. high, varying much in stature, and in size and shape of Ivs.: branches hairy: Ivs. oblanceolate to oblong, nearly entire, ..."

2. Ornamental Shrubs of the United States (hardy, Cultivated) by Austin Craig Apgar (1910)
"prairie willow (573) — Salix humilis. A. Leaves j-lj inches wide. GLAUCOUS WILLOW — Salix discolor. (Placed here as it sometimes has entire-edged leaves, ..."

3. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1902)
"prairie willow. A shrub, 3-8 ft. high, varying much in stature, and in size and shape of Ivs. : branches hairy: Ivs. oblanceolate to oblong, nearly entire, ..."

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