Calflora
Taxon  Report   10910    
Frangula rubra  (Greene) Grubov
Red buckthorn
Frangula rubra, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Rhamnus rubra
More information about  Frangula rubra
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (FRRU)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 13, 2019).