Taxon: Frangula purshiana (DC.) A. Gray

 
Genus: Frangula
Family: Rhamnaceae
Tribe: Rhamneae
Nomen number: 403169
Place of publication: J. G. Cooper, Pacif. Railr. Rep. 12(2,2):57. 1860 (Bot. Rep., Expl. Miss. Riv. Pac. Ocean)
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Typification:
Name Verified on: 30-Oct-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Mar-2014
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring ()
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Pl Book; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Kingsbury, as Rhamnus purshiana; Lampe & McCann, as Rhamnus purshiana)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia (s.)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho (n.), Montana (w.), Oregon (w.), Washington]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California (n.)]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  3. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  4. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  7. Kellermann, J. 2011. Review of Rhamnaceae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2 (pers. comm.)
  8. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  9. Leung, A. Y. & S. Foster Encyclopedia of common natural ingredients used in food, drugs, and cosmetics, ed. 2. 1996 (Ency CNatIn)
  10. Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)
  11. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  12. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  13. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  14. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  15. Sawyer, J. O. et al. 2007. A new subspecies and new combination in Frangula purshiana (Rhamnaceae) from the Sierra Nevada, Plumas County, California Madroño 54:172-174.
  16. Uphof, J. C. T. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2. (Dict Econ Pl)

Check other web resources for Frangula purshiana (DC.) A. Gray :

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=403169. Accessed 25 April 2018.