Tag Archives: Elderberry

#NPOD Western Blue Elderberry #Nativeplants

Western Blue Elderberry – Native Plant of the Day 06/19/2016

Photo from 6/19/2011. Location: Kleinschmidt Grade, Adams County, ID. More photos / info at the  Sambucus cerulea detail page.

Western Blue Elder, Blue Elderberry - Sambucus nigra ssp. cerulea

Western Blue Elder – Sambucus nigra ssp. cerulea (syn. Sambucus cerulea

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Red Elderberry – Sambucus racemosa – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Red Elderberry, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (04/08/2016.) Scientific name is Sambucus racemosa.  Photo below was taken in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Blount County, TN on March 21, 2016. Go to the Red Elderberry detail page for more information.

Red Elderberry, Red Elder, Rocky Mountain Elder, Scarlet Elderberry - Sambucus racemosa

Red Elderberry – Sambucus racemosa

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#NPOD: Elderberry #Nativeplants

Elderberry – Native Plant of the Day 12/14/2015

Photo from 6/01/2011. Location:  Walker County, GA.
More photos / info at the Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensis detail page.

Common Elderberry, American Elderberry, American Black Elderberry - Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensis

Common Elderberry, American Elderberry, American Black Elderberry – Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensis

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Western Blue Elder – Sambucus nigra ssp. cerulea – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Western Blue Elder, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (10/30/2012.) Scientific name is Sambucus nigra ssp. cerulea.  Photo below was taken along the Kleinschmidt Grade, Adams County, ID on June 19, 2011.   It  is also known by the common name Blue Elderberry.  Go to the Western Blue Elder detail page for more photos and information.

Western Blue Elder, Blue Elderberry - Sambucus nigra ssp. cerulea

Western Blue Elder, Blue Elderberry – Sambucus nigra ssp. cerulea

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Common Elderberry – Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensis – Added to USWildflowers Database

Common Elderberry, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (06/01/2011.)  Scientific name is Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensis.   It is also known by the common names American Elderberry and American Black Elderberry.  Photo below was taken in Walker County, GA on May 31, 2011.

Common Elderberry, American Elderberry, American Black Elderberry - Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensis

Common Elderberry, American Elderberry, American Black Elderberry - Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensis