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Elder sp

Observed: 12th February 2013 By: palemaidenpalemaiden’s reputation in Plantspalemaiden’s reputation in Plants
20130212-Mare Harbour Elder sp- U 014
20130212-Mare Harbour Elder sp- U 014 (1)
Species interactions

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Species with which Elder (Sambucus nigra) interacts


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Elder is quite widely grown in gardens, including variegated and cut-leaved cultivars. Rarely seen self-seeded like this outside of gardens.

It's a European plant, introduced to the Falklands. It's invasive in other countries, but the Falklands climate doesn't seem to suit it.