Taxon  Report   10904 
Frangula purshiana  (DC.) J. G. Cooper  ssp. purshiana 
Cascara sagrada
Frangula purshiana ssp. purshiana
© 2012 Vernon Smith
Click on a photo to see it bigger.
Frangula purshiana ssp. purshiana, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)

point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Frangula purshiana ssp. purshiana
© 2012 Vernon Smith
Genus: Frangula
Parent Record Frangula purshiana
Distribution by County 

Add an Observation of  Frangula purshiana ssp. purshiana

Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN: Rhamnus purshiana var. purshiana
More information about  Frangula purshiana ssp. purshiana
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.