Taxon  Report   7321 
Sambucus racemosa  L.
Red elderberry

Sambucus racemosa
© 2004 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Sambucus racemosa
© 2006 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Sambucus racemosa, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.

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Sambucus racemosa
© 2004 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Genus: Sambucus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MAJOR (RIPE FRUIT IS NONTOXIC)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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 California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 25, 2015).

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