Sambucus nigra L.

Common name

English: European Black Elderberry

German: Schwarzer Holunder

Portuguese: Sabugueiro-preto

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Dipsacales (30)

        Family: Caprifoliaceae (20) (family description)

          Genus: Sambucus (3)

           Epithet: nigra L. (5)

nigra => black, blackness

Characteristics

Climate: temperate, sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Sambucus nigra at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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