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noun

  1. common elder of central and eastern North America bearing purple-black berries; fruit used in wines and jellies

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Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Elder Care (2007)

The Comprehensive Resource on Geriatric and Social Care, Second Edition by Eugenia L. Siegler MD, FACP, Elizabeth Capezuti PhD, RN, FAAN, Mathy Mezey EdD, RN, FAAN

Recognizing individuality is important, because life experiences vary for each African American elder, depending on many lifestyle and individual ...

Google previewLeung's Encyclopedia of Common Natural Ingredients (2011)

Used in Food, Drugs and Cosmetics by Ikhlas A. Khan, Ehab A. Abourashed

American elder(S. canadensis) is a tall shrubwithwhite pith, spreadingby suckers; uptoabout4mhigh; native to eastern NorthAmerica.Part used is the flower. European elder (S. nigra) is a tall shrub or small tree; upto about 10 m high; native to ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms. Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

English: American elder, sweet elder, garden elder Central America: sauco, bajman, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of English Names of Plants (1884)

Applied in England and Among English-speaking People to Cultivated and Wild Plants, Trees, and Shrubs by William Miller

American Elder, Autumn- flowering Elder chinensis. Chinese Elder Ebulus. Blood Hilder, Dane-ball, Dane's- blood, Dane-wort, Dane's-weed, Dead-wort, Dwarf Herbaceous Elder, Ground-Elder, Wall-wort glauca. Californian Elder humilis.

Google previewDictionary of Herbs, Spices, Seasonings, and Natural Flavorings (2013)

by Carole J. Skelly

AMERICAN ELDER:See ELDER. AMERICAN FOXGLOVE: SeeFOXGLOVE and FEVERWEED. AMERICAN GINSENG: See GINSENG.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Medical Anthropology (2004)

Health and Illness in the World's Cultures Topics - Volume 1; Cultures - by Carol R. Ember, Melvin Ember

No typical African American elder exists. They can vary from an elder living in the rural South to an elder in an urban area in the Northeast. They may have been born in the northern or southern parts of the United States or be members of a ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cultivated Plants (2013)

From Acacia to Zinnia by Christopher Cumo

Sambucus canadensis (American elder or common elderberry), Sambucus javanica (Chinese elder), Sambucus melancarpa ( blackberry ...

Google previewFoods and Food Production Encyclopedia (2012)

by Douglas M. Considine

The best-known elder in North America is the American elder (Sambucus canadensis), the berry of which is known for ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Pratical Materia Medica (1902)

by John Henry Clarke

The indigenous North American Elder grows in rich alluvial soils, floWers in July, and fruits in September. The species, says Millspaugh, is not sufficiently distinct from the European Elder (Samb. nigra, Linn.), differing only “ in being less woody ...

Google previewA dictionary of practical materia medica (1900)

by John Henry Clarke

The indigenous North American Elder grows in rich alluvial soils, flowers in July, and fruits in September. The species, says Millspaugh, is not sufficiently distinct from the European Elder (Samb. nigra, Linn.), differing only " in being less woody, ...

Google previewVan Nostrand’s Scientific Encyclopedia (2013)

by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine

The more important include: American elder (Sambucus canadensis), which has black-to-purple-to-blue berries, well known as the source of elderberry wine; the blueberry elder (S. glauca), which has a blue fruit; the Mexican (S. Mexicana) ...

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