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Scouler's Willow

Salix sitchensis

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Food and Medicinal Uses:

Contains a compound similar to the medicinal ingredient in aspirin, and is used for pain relief.

Treats inflammation, fever, stomach ailment and digestive problems, headaches, arthritis, and rheumatism.


Other Uses:

Strong and flexible wood is used for a variety of purposes.

Supple branches are used for rope.

Inner bark swisted into twine or string for different types of nets.


CAUTION: People who are sensitive to aspirin should not use willow.

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