Calflora
Taxon  Report   7321 
Sambucus racemosa  L.
Red elderberry
Sambucus racemosa
© 2004 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
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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
Family: ADOXACEAE   (PLANTS: CAPRIFOLIACEAE)
Genus: Sambucus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Toxicity: MAJOR (RIPE FRUIT IS NONTOXIC)   [California Poison Control System]    
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Sambucus racemosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (SARA2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 20, 2018).

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