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Sambucus nigra ssp. cerulea
Sambucus nigra ssp. cerulea
Blue Elderberry
Photographer: Lee Dittmann

ID: 0000 0000 0110 1332 (2010-01-11)

Copyright © 2010 Lee Dittmann

  • date of photo  Oct 12, 2009
  • location   Bryce Canyon National Park, at Ponderosa Canyon overlook, on north end next to trailhead (Kane County, Utah, US)
  • family Adoxaceae
  • notes   Base of shrub showing multiple straight trunks. Rather than steadily increase the girth of one or only a few trunks each year, elderberry tends to sprout extra sucker shoots from the rootstock. Elevation ca. 8,900 feet. 11:31 am.
  • camera   Fujifilm S5000 FinePix digital camera
  • photo category: Plant - tree/shrub

  • common names   Blue Elderberry (photographer)
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