Sambucus nigra

Elderberry at Lyneham, ACT

Sambucus nigra at Lyneham, ACT - 16 Feb 2023
Sambucus nigra at Lyneham, ACT - 16 Feb 2023
Sambucus nigra at Lyneham, ACT - 16 Feb 2023
Sambucus nigra at Lyneham, ACT - 16 Feb 2023
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Identification history

Sambucus nigra 17 Feb 2023 Tapirlord
Sambucus nigra 16 Feb 2023 HughCo
Unidentified 16 Feb 2023 trevorpreston

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3 comments

natureguy wrote:
   16 Feb 2023
Not 100% sure on this one, seems possible
trevorpreston wrote:
   17 Feb 2023
It did seem like a very young tree.
Tapirlord wrote:
   17 Feb 2023
Interesting to see this going bush.

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Location information

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 16 Feb 2023 01:16 PM Recorded on
  • trevorpreston Recorded by

Additional information

  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height
  • True In flower

Species information

  • Sambucus nigra Scientific name
  • Elderberry Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Medium Weed or Pest
  • 19.92m to 592m Recorded at altitude
  • Machine learning
  • In flower
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