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Rhamnus cathartica

Family:Rhamnaceae
Species:Rhamnus cathartica L.
Common Name:European buckthorn
Habitat:Successional forests, thickets, hedge rows, pastures, successional fields, alvar, cliffs and ledges, and talus slopes. This species does particularly well on calcareous soils and bedrock.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Tree, Shrub
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Native, Naturalized, FAC (NCNE), FACU (EMP), SNA (State Rank), GNR (Global Rank)
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

SupraordinalEudicots
Order Rosales
FamilyRhamnaceae
Genus Rhamnus
SpeciesRhamnus cathartica L. - European buckthorn

Citation

Citation Rhamnus cathartica L.
Basionym: **
Type: **

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany1991 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Albany  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Albany1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Bronx1890 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Bronx  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Bronx1895 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Bronx1995 BKL – BKL00017497
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1995 BKL – BKL00017498
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1995 BKL – BKL00019962
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1994 BKL – BKL00020247
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Cayuga1918 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
Werier (2017) voucher!; A.J. Eames & K.M. Wiegand 10255 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Chemung  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Clinton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Columbia  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Columbia1997 BKL – BKL00085708
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Dutchess1996 BKL – BKL00007128
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Dutchess1995 BKL – BKL00006918
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Dutchess1997 BKL – BKL00014726
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Dutchess  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Erie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Erie1988 BUF – 68450
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
J. Battaglia 220-88 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1990 BUF – 71928
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
N. Zika s.n. 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1923 BUF – 85311
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
F. Johnson 668 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1982 BUF – 85312
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
P. Eckel s.n. 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1942 BUF – 85316
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
C. Awald s.n. 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1975 BUF – 85318
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
G. Kloc s.n. 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1975 BUF – 85319
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
R. Futyma s.n. 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1974 BUF – 85320
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
R. Futyma s.n. 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1975 BUF – 85321
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
T. Basile s.n. 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1974 BUF – 85322
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
S. LauKaitis s.n. 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1924 BUF – 85331
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
F. Johnson s.n. 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1987 BUF – 85307
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
J. Battaglia 213-87 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1930 BUF – 85308
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
C. Zenkert s.n. 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1936 BUF – 85309
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
M. James s.n. 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Essex  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Fulton2007 NYS – 139
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Fulton2007 FMCC – 139
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Genesee1986 BUF – 85310
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
N. Zika s.n. 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Greene2007 SUCO – Acc. # 9211
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  4/20/2009 - Connie Tedesco
Jefferson1991 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Lewis  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Livingston  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Madison  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Monroe1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Monroe  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Montgomery2005 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
Town of Florida  
Nassau2003 BKL – BKL00024531
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1887 BKL – BKL00010467
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1886 BKL – BKL00010460
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Niagara1983 BUF – 53978
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
P. Eckel s.n. 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara1985 BUF – 53979
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
P. Eckel 4653185 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara1986 BUF – 55294
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
P. Eckel 87322 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara1986 BUF – 55674
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
P. Eckel 8705291 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara1987 BUF – 55760
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
P. Eckel 880124 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara1986 BUF – 56046
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
P. Eckel 870706 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Oneida  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Onondaga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Ontario  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Orange1936 HUH
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Orange1991 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Orange1991 BKL – BKL00063677
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1995 BKL – BKL00013909
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1995 BKL – BKL00013910
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL – BKL00010473
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange2002 BKL – BKL00022512
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Orange1936 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Orange1904 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Orange1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Orange1997 BKL – BKL00006272
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1993 BKL – BKL00010471
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1995 BKL – BKL00013908
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1994 BKL – BKL00013901
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL – BKL00010474
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orleans1967 BUF – 85314
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
H. Axtell s.n. 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Orleans1974 BUF – 85315
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
H. Hammond 7311-1 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Orleans  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Oswego  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Oswego1970 RCFS – accession # 10645
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1968 RCFS – accession # 10646
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Otsego2005 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
Town of Cherry Valley  
Putnam1990 BKL – BKL00010476
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Putnam1994 BKL – BKL00013903
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Putnam1990 BKL – BKL00010475
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Putnam1994 BKL – BKL00013904
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Putnam1994 BKL – BKL00013905
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Putnam1994 BKL – BKL00013902
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Putnam  BKL – BKL00010477
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens2008 BKL – BKL00090475
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens2003 BKL – BKL00024884
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1905 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Queens1882 BKL
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Rensselaer1997 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Rensselaer1998 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Rensselaer2000 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Rensselaer1996 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Rockland1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Saratoga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Schenectady  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Schuyler  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
St. Lawrence1982 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
St. Lawrence  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
St. Lawrence1990 ESF
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
  Anne Johnson
St. Lawrence1915 BKL – BKL00063679
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1914 BKL – BKL00010462
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1905 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Suffolk1974 OBPF – Log_num: 8434
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Suffolk1905 BKL – BKL00010478
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1997 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Suffolk1921 BKL – BKL00010466
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1918 BKL – BKL00010469
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1917 BKL – BKL00010463
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1923 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Suffolk  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Suffolk1915 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Suffolk1905 BKL – BKL00010464
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1917 BKL – BKL00010461
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1918 BKL – BKL00010468
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1881 BKL – BKL00099214
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1918 BKL – BKL00010465
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tompkins1879 BKL – BKL00063678
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Washington  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Westchester  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Westchester1914 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Westchester1941 HUH
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Westchester2004 BKL – BKL00026069
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1916 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Westchester1914 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Rhamnus cathartica
   
Westchester1980 BKL – BKL00010472
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1981 BKL – BKL00010470
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1995 BKL – BKL00013907
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Wyoming2007 BUF – 82365
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
R. Rosche 07-818 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Wyoming2006 BUF – 86415
Herbarium Name Used: Rhamnus cathartica
R. Rosche s.n. 12/26/2022 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)

Synonyms

No synonyms exist for this species.