Carolina buckthorn, Carolina false buckthorn, Indian cherry Rhamnaceae (Buckthorn Family)
USDA Symbol:FRCA13 USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
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Specimen & Label Data
Location: Medina River Ranch, Gate 9, 200 m N of the Gate.
Habitat: Mostly shaded by Celtis, Cornus, Ulmus, Quercus. Moist, alkaline soil.
Description: Erect, single stalked, small tree. Leaves alternate, pedicelate, ovate, serrate, about L=2W, under surface barely pubescent. Flowers in axillary pedunculate cymes, greatly exceeded by leaves. Fruit not present.
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: May 13, 1992
Specimen number: 422