Washington Flora Checklist
A Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Washington State
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Checklist » Rhamnaceae
Rhamnaceae   (Buckthorn Family)


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Family treatment authored by Fred Weinmann; last updated 10/21/2003 by Fred Weinmann
Taxon (native species in boldface) # Synonyms Common Names
Ceanothus integerrimus Hook. & Arn.   [H&C] 2 deerbrush
Ceanothus prostratus Benth.   [H&C] 1 Mahala mat, squawcarpet
Ceanothus sanguineus Pursh   [H&C] 0 redstem ceanothus, Oregon teatree
Ceanothus velutinus Dougl. ex Hook. var. laevigatus (Hook.) Torrey & A. Gray   [H&C] 1 mt. balm, sticky-laurel, greasewood
Ceanothus velutinus Dougl. ex Hook. var. velutinus    [H&C] 0 greasewood, mt. balm
Frangula purshiana (DC) A. Gray ex J. G. Cooper   [JPM2] 1 cascara, buckthorn
Rhamnus alnifolia L'Hér.   [JPM2, H&C] 0 alder-leaf buckthorn

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