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glossy buckthorn
Frangula alnus Mill.

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Rhamnales
Family: Rhamnaceae
Genus: Frangula

Other System Links

Plants: FRAL4
Bayer: RHAFR
GRIN: 105534
ITIS: 504744

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
alder buckthorn, glossy false buckthorn, columnar buckthorn, fen buckthorn

Related Scientific Names:

Rhamnus frangula P. Mill.(Synonym)


Category: Shrub or Subshrub
Category: Hardwood Trees