Ground Elder

Ground Elder

Observation - Ground Elder. Description: Rough area in garden probably the most annoying weed. The leaves are very simmilar to that of a true elder sambucus nigra the flowers are white stalked in umbrella shaped clusters,also called gout weed as it was thought to cure gout.This plant was introdu

Rough area in garden probably the most annoying weed. The leaves are very simmilar to that of a true elder sambucus nigra the flowers are white stalked in umbrella shaped clusters,also called gout weed as it was thought to cure gout.This plant was introduced from the continent and was boiled like spinach they think it was probably the romans who introduced it