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Rhamnus frangula

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Rhamnus frangula

Object description

Glossy buckthorn is a native plant of Eurasia and North Africa. Glossy buckthorn appears to establish on a variety of soils but typically inhabits wetter, less shaded and more acidic soils than common buckthorn Glossy buckthorn invades wet prairies, marshes, calcareous fens, sedge meadows, sphagnum bogs and tamarack swamps. It can form extensive populations and exclude native plants, particularly herbaceous species. It is densely distributed along the coastal zone of Black Sea Region of Turkey.

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Author(s) / Publisher

Zeynel Cebeci


Life Sciences, Geography


Turkey, Black Sea, North Africa, Eurasia

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Undergraduate (18-21)

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This resource is licensed under the license(CC-BY-NC-ND) Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported

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