Taxon  Report   7076    
Rhamnus ilicifolia  Kellogg
Evergreen buckthorn,  Hollyleaf redberry
Rhamnus ilicifolia
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Rhamnus ilicifolia
© 2016 James Gonsman
Rhamnus ilicifolia
© 2017 Aaron Echols
Rhamnus ilicifolia, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Rhamnus ilicifolia
© 2016 James Gonsman
Genus: Rhamnus
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Rhamnus crocea ssp. ilicifolia
ICPN + PLANTS: Rhamnus crocea var. ilicifolia
More information about  Rhamnus ilicifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).