Book of Mediterranean Trees, Shrubs and Climbers


Rhamnus alaternus  Mediterranean Blackthorn
Family Rhamnaceae
Genus Rhamnus  [RAM-us]  ancient Gr. name, possibly from rhamnos, a thorny shrub
Species alaternus   an old generic name
Properties shrub
Rhamnus alaternus is a species of flowering plant in the buckthorn family known by the common name of Italian buckthorn or Mediterranean buckthorn.
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