Taxon  Report   7073 
Rhamnus californica  Eschsch.  ssp. californica   (not an active name; please see Frangula californica ssp. californica)
California coffeeberry
Rhamnus californica ssp. californica
© 2008 Neal Kramer
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Rhamnus californica ssp. californica, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Rhamnus californica ssp. californica
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Genus: Rhamnus
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Name Status:
Accepted in JM93
TJM2 + PLANTS accepted name: Frangula californica ssp. californica
NOTE: Rhamnus californica ssp. californica is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 21, 2018).

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