Other NamesCascara Berry
Cascara Buckthorn Facts
The binomial name for Cascara Buckthorn is now Frangula purshiana. In the past Frangula purshiana was classified as Rhamnus purshiana, a subgenus of Rhamnus. Some of the more widespread Frangula species of Buckthorn include Frangula alnus, or Alder Buckthorn, Frangula californica, or California Buckthorn, Frangula caroliniana, or Carolina Buckthorn, Frangula purshiana, or 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.
Cascara Buckthorn Farms
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