Alder Buckthorn Facts
The binomial name for Alder Buckthorn is Frangula alnus. In the past Frangula alnus was classified as Rhamnus frangula, a subgenus of Rhamnus. Some of the more widespread Frangula species of Buckthorn include Frangula betulifolia, or Birchleaf Buckthorn, Frangula californica, or California Buckthorn, Frangula caroliniana, or Carolina Buckthorn, Frangula purshiana, or Cascara Buckthorn, Frangula rubra, or Red Buckthorn, and Frangula sphaerosperma, or West Indian Buckthorn. Buckthorns are known by many other common names, including Avignon Berry, Black Dogwood, Coffeeberry, and Indian Cherry.
Alder Buckthorn Farms
It may be possible to find any alder buckthorn farms near your location. We have built a map that will show all of the berry farms in our directory!
Alder Buckthorn Stories
Around the Towns
The walk will include a visit to the Putney Mountain summit to discuss the ongoing project that uses grazing animals to control glossy buckthorn, and to speak about the history of invasive plants in Vermont, the connection between invasive species and ... Commons [ story ]
Nature Tourism Project comes to Escanaba
The removal of invasive species such as honey suckle and glossy buckthorn was also done. The beds at Veteran's Park are part of the Esky 150th Celebration Tree Project and the Escanaba Migratory Bird Enhancement Initiative . Second project was the ... Escanaba Daily Press [ story ]
Jackson County Forestry and Parks Department takes care of themselves
... be developed and maintained throughout the forest for wildlife. One of the bigger concerns that the department has been combating is invasive species that have been moving in like the glossy buckthorn, which can affect the regeneration of other ... Jacksoncountychronicle [ story ]