Sambucus canadensis

May 1, 2018

Elderberry (Sambucus ssp.) Research

Latin Name: Multiple Sambucus ssp. Family: Adoxaceae Elder flowers and berries are edible but the rest of the plant is poisonous, containing calcium oxalate.  Unripe fruit is also poisonous.  Elderberries maybe helpful in reducing cholesterol, blood pressure, and with sinus congestion; more research is necessary. RESEARCH The listings of research […]