Rhamnus cathartica

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Shrub or small thorny sapling that can reach 8 m in height. The trunk and branches are twisted and the bark darkens over the years. The leaves are simple, deciduous, usually opposite, broadly ovate and slightly toothed margin. The flowers are yellowish green, not very showy and its odor is not pleasant. It grows in calcareous, loose and humid soils, never in waterlogged clay.

Aplications

price per gram

0,19 - 0,40

In stock

Quantity Unit Price (per gram)
10 0,40
100+ 0,19
x

Technical Information

Planting information:

Recommended treatments.
- Cold stratification 1-5º C for 2-4 weeks.
- Cold stratification 2-4º C for 2 months (July-August)
- Some seeds of this genus require scarification with sulfuric acid for 20 minutes.

Additional information

Leaf Lifespan

Deciduous Leaves

Flower Color

Yellow

Leaf Color

Green

Flowering Season

Late Spring

Sowing Season

Early Spring, Late Spring, Early Autumn, Late Autumn

Family

Shrubs

Habitat

Riverbanks

Plant Lifespan

Perennial

Water Requirements

Medium

Light Requirements

Part Sun

Origin

Iberian Peninsula

Soil Type

Chalky

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