Calflora
Taxon  Report   7322    
Sambucus racemosa  L.  var. microbotrys  (Rydb.) Kearney & Peebles  
(no longer an active name)
Mountain red elderberry,  Red elderberry
Sambucus racemosa var. microbotrys, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: ADOXACEAE  
Genus: Sambucus
Parent: Sambucus racemosa
Toxicity: MAJOR (RIPE FRUIT IS NONTOXIC)

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + PLANTS other name:
Sambucus racemosa var. racemosa

 
NOTE: Sambucus racemosa var. microbotrys is no longer an active name.
More information about  Sambucus racemosa var. microbotrys
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SARAR3)


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 25, 2020).