Taxon  Report   10347 
Sambucus nigra  L.
black elderberry
Sambucus nigra, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.
 

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Bloom Period
Toxicity: MAJOR (RIPE FRUIT IS NONTOXIC)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: ADOXACEAE   (PLANTS: CAPRIFOLIACEAE)
Genus: Sambucus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Sambucus nigra ssp. caerulea
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
 
 Information about  Sambucus nigra  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (SANI4)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 17, 2014).

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