Sambucus racemosa

Sambucus racemosa

Sambucus racemosa L.
Engl.: red elder, red-berried elder.
Deu.: Roter Holunder, Berg-Holunder, Hirsch-Holunder, Trauben-Holunder.
Suom.: terttuselja, paskanmarja.
Sven.: druvfläder, druvhyll, klashyll.
Fran.: sureau à grappes, sureau de montagne, sureau rameux.
Bot. syn.: Sambucus melanocarpa Gray, Sambucus siebolidana (Miq.) Blume ex Graebn.

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ssp. sieboldiana. Berry cluster. (As Sambucus sieboldiana var miquelii). Helsinki bot.g., (Kump.), Finland. Planted. 2006-09-09.

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ssp. sieboldiana. Branch loaded with berry clusters. (As Sambucus sieboldiana var miquelii). Helsinki bot.g., (Kump.), Finland. Planted. 2006-09-09.

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ssp. sieboldiana. Leaf and berry clusters. (As Sambucus sieboldiana var miquelii). Helsinki bot.g., (Kump.), Finland. Planted. 2006-09-09.

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ssp. sieboldiana. Berry cluster. (As Sambucus sieboldiana var miquelii). Helsinki bot.g., (Kump.), Finland. Planted. 2006-09-09.

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ssp. sieboldiana. Bush in fruit. (As Sambucus sieboldiana var miquelii). Helsinki bot.g., (Kump.), Finland. Planted. 2006-09-09.

Elder toxicity.

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Henriette's herbal blog: They say that the various species of Sambucus are toxic. They aren't, very.

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Berry cluster and leaf. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Wild. 2005-08-25.

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Bush in berry. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Wild. 2005-08-25.

Elderflower syrup.

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Henriette's herbal blog: The black elder was in flower last week.

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Ripe berry cluster. Korkeasaari, Helsinki, Finland. Wild. 2004-08-11.

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Branches with ripe berry clusters. Korkeasaari, Helsinki, Finland. Wild. 2004-08-11.

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Branch with ripe berry clusters. Korkeasaari, Helsinki, Finland. Wild. 2004-08-11.

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Leaf and flowerbuds in spring. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Wild. 2004-05-02.

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Leaf and flowerbuds in spring. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Wild. 2004-05-02.

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Flowers. Helsinki, Finland. Wild. 2002-05-15.

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Branch in flower. Helsinki, Finland. Wild. 2002-05-15.

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Berry cluster. I've never seen a berry cluster this open, on Finnish plants. Bush and berry clusters are larger in Oregon, too. Beavercreek, OR, US. Wild. 1998-06-01.

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Plant in fruit. Beavercreek, OR, US. Wild. 1998-06-01.

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Flowers. You can make a jam of the berries, but you won't want seeds or green parts in that. Liljendal, Finland. Wild. 1996-05-01.

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Berries. Vantaa, Finland. Wild. 1992-08-01.

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Branch in berry. Rekola, Vantaa, Finland. Wild. 1992-07-01.

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Young bush in fruit. Vantaa, Finland. Wild. 1992-07-01.