Definition of Rhamnus. Meaning of Rhamnus. Synonyms of Rhamnus

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Definition of Rhamnus

Rhamnus
Rhamnus Rham"nus, n. [NL., from Gr. "ra`mnos a kind of prickly shrub; cf. L. rhamnos.] (Bot.) A genus of shrubs and small trees; buckthorn. The California Rhamnus Purshianus and the European R. catharticus are used in medicine. The latter is used for hedges.
Rhamnus
Buckthorn Buck"thorn`, n. (Bot.) A genus (Rhamnus) of shrubs or trees. The shorter branches of some species terminate in long spines or thorns. See Rhamnus. Sea buckthorn, a plant of the genus Hippopha["e].

Meaning of Rhamnus from wikipedia

- buckthorn (subsp. pilosa) Rhamnus davuricaDahurian buckthorn Rhamnus diffusa Rhamnus glandulosa Rhamnus globosaLokao buckthorn Rhamnus ilicifolia – hollyleaf...
- Rhamnus may refer to: Rhamnus (city), or Rhamnous, an ancient Gr**** city in Attica Rhamnus (Crete), or Rhamnous, an ancient Gr**** town in Crete Rhamnus...
- in the Chinook Jargon, chittem stick and chitti**** stick; syn. Rhamnus purshiana, Rhamnus purshi****) is a species of plant in the family Rhamnaceae. It...
- Rhamnus prinoides, the shiny-leaf buckthorn, is an African shrub or small tree in the family Rhamnaceae. Commonly referred to as "gesho" it was first...
- originally named by Carl Linnaeus as Rhamnus catharticus, but this spelling was corrected to cathartica as the genus name Rhamnus is treated as being of feminine...
- spelling. It was first named in the binomial system by Carl Linnaeus as Rhamnus zizyphus, in Species Plantarum (1753). Philip Miller, in his Gardener's...
- Society's Award of Garden Merit. Rhamnus alaternus L. subsp. alaternus Rhamnus alaternus L. subsp. myrtifolia (Willk.) Maire Rhamnus alaternus L. subsp. pendula...
- Frangula from Rhamnus is now widely accepted, being supported by recent genetic data though a few authorities still retain the genus within Rhamnus (e.g. the...
- Update, database (version 2011): Rhamnus serrata Flora del noroeste dé Mexico: Rhamnus serrata USDA Plants Profile for Rhamnus serrata (sawleaf buckthorn)...
- Rhamnus ****onica, the ****anese buckthorn, is a species within the genus Rhamnus. It is described as a perennial tree. It was also introduced to the United...
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