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Vascular Plant Herbarium

Vascular Plant Database Family Results

Category: Dicots
Family Name: Rhamnaceae


Berchemia - [maps | photos]

  • Berchemia scandens (Hill) K. Koch
    NWI R2 TN: Facultative Wetland
    Common Name: Alabama supple jack, rattan vine

Ceanothus - [maps | photos]

Rhamnus - [maps | photos]

  • Rhamnus alnifolia L'Her. (TN Endangered)
    NWI R2 TN: Obligate Wetland
    Common Name: alderleaf buckthorn
  • Rhamnus caroliniana Walt.
    NWI R2 TN: Facultative Upland
    Common Name: Carolina buckthorn
             • Frangula caroliniana (Walt.) Gray
  • Rhamnus lanceolata Pursh
    NWI R2 TN: No Wetland Indicator
    Common Name: lanceleaf buckthorn

*Non-native taxon known to be naturalized in Tennessee
All names & statuses follow the Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee (2015).
Click here for a description of rare, threatened, or endangered (RTE) status & National Wetland Indicator (NWI) status.
If you have any questions or comments, please contact Dr. Jessica M. Budke or Margaret Oliver.

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