Taxon  Report   10905 
Frangula purshiana  (DC.) Cooper
Cascara buckthorn
Frangula purshiana, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California.
 

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© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: RHAMNACEAE  
Genus: Frangula
Subspecies and Varieties:
Frangula purshiana ssp. annonifolia
Frangula purshiana ssp. purshiana
Frangula purshiana ssp. ultramafica
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2 + PLANTS: Rhamnus purshiana
 Information about  Frangula purshiana  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (FRPU7)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 20, 2014).

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