University of the Philippines Baguio Herbarium
Sambucus nigra

Sambucus nigra L.  [Unverified Identification]

Family Adoxaceae
Habit Shrub
Habitat Hedgerows, scrub, waste places (NO2 rich)
Special Notes Grows to 6m by 6m at a fast rate; grow in semi-shade or no shade, prefers moist soil; pollinated by flies
Ethnobotanical Uses FOOD: flowers and fruits are edible;
Collected from Sagada, Mountain Province, Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR).
Collector(s) Gabriel C. Sunga