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Elderberry

Description:

Large bush 4x5 feet Leaves 3inches or so. Clusters of round black berries. .

Habitat:

Found by the side of a dirt road in the boise national forest near trinity lakes

Notes:

7/18/2015

2 Species ID Suggestions

DerrickLK
DerrickLK 5 years ago
common elderberry
Sambucus nigra
MrsPbio
MrsPbio 6 years ago
Common Elderberry
Sambus nigra


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2 Comments

tana.d.wood
tana.d.wood 6 years ago

Thank you Karen!!! I was hoping they would be edible.

MrsPbio
MrsPbio 6 years ago

Looks like Elderberry. A fantastic plant, very important for wildlife, and useful for people too. Berries are edible (quite tart), and makes excellent jam and jelly, and wine.

tana.d.wood
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tana.d.wood

Idaho, USA

Spotted on Jul 19, 2015
Submitted on Jul 27, 2015

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