Plant Genera


Family Code: RHAMNA
Genus Code: SAGER
Genus CN: mock buckthorn
Genus Authority: Brongn.
Genus Summary: A genus of about 35 species, shrubs and trees, of tropical to warm temperate areas of Africa, Asia, and America.
Genus Identification: Identification notes: S. minutiflora can appear superficially a bit like Ilex vomitoria, with which it typically grows; it can be distinguished from Ilex vomitoria by its opposite leaves.
Genus References: Nesom in FNA (in prep.); Nesom (1993c)=Y; Brizicky (1964a)=Z; Medan & Schirarend in Kubitzki (2004).
Last Updated: 2019-11-29
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