Salix Willow Fossil


Sizes: 3″ x 2.5″

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This fossil leaf is from the Eocene period, about 48 million years old, and was found in the Green River Formation in Utah. It belongs to the species Salix, a type of willow. These trees are a sign that tells us that we’re near a lake, therefore they’ve grown pretty well in this beautiful environment. This piece exhibits exceptional preservation and excellent color.

Period: Eocene (48 million years).

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