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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Frangula purshiana
© 2010 Keir Morse
Frangula purshiana
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
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:
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TJM2 + PLANTS: Rhamnus purshiana
 Information about  Frangula purshiana  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (FRPU7)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 21, 2014).

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