Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.

Rhamnus species Cachmere

An unidentified Rhamnus or related species.

Horticultural & Botanical History

No data.

History at Camden Park

Listed in all published catalogues but never fully identified [T.820/1843].


Possibly Rhamnus procumbens Edgew., a prostrate Himalayan species, useful for rock gardens.

Published Feb 28, 2010 - 01:24 PM | Last updated Feb 28, 2010 - 01:27 PM

Family Rhamnaceae
Region of origin

Presumably Himalayas

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Rhamnus sp. (Cachmere) 

Confidence level low