Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


4321

Shrub; Tree
Perennial
Dioecious

Non-native: Eurasia

Documented growing wild in - NC -

Rare

Look for it in suburban woodlands, rarely naturalized, per Weakley's Flora

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IS THE PLANT "ARMED"?
Armed with spinose spur shoots

LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Opposite or subopposite

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Yellowish-green
Unisexual
4-merous
4 petals in staminate flowers (petals absent in pistillate flowers)

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Black
Drupe

 

TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!



Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Rosales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (6/30/18):
Rhamnus davurica   FAMILY Rhamnaceae

INCLUDING PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Rhamnus davurica ssp. davurica   FAMILY Rhamnaceae

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database
Rhamnus davurica ssp. nipponica

SYNONYMOUS WITH (ILLEGITIMATE NAME) Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991)
Rhamnus citrifolia

 

COMMON NAME:
Dahurian Buckthorn, Davurian Buckthorn


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