Name:  Holly-leaf Redberry (Rhamnus ilicifolia)

Family:
  Buckthorn (Rhamnaceae)

Flowering Season:
 February thru June

Notes: A native shrub, it has spiny, holly-like leaves and small, edible red berries.  Can grow to 10 feet.

 

 

Photographs by Gabi McLean
Holly-leaf Redberry (Rhamnus ilicifolia)