Sambucus nigra (Elder) is a species of shrub in the family Adoxaceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to The Contiguous United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. They have compound, broad leaves and drupes. Flowers are visited by Parhelophilus frutetorum, Volucella inflata, and bumblebee hoverfly. Individuals can grow to 5.2 m.
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