Sambucus nigra L.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

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Sambucus nigra (rights holder:)


Elder is a deciduous shrub that grows very quickly. Leaves are present from March through to November and it is in flower from June to July, the berries ripening from August to September (7). The aromatic flowers are pollinated by small flies and other insects (2) The uses of elder, of leaves, bark, wood, flowers and berries are many and varied. The shrub has been used for centuries as a fast... Text © Wildscreen

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