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Sonoran Desert Honeysuckles

Vines, Shrubs, sometimes Tree-forming. Leaves opposite and often compound.

Mexican Elder

Sambucus nigra



Pen & Ink by Mike Plagens

Large shrub or sometimes a small tree of wet, riparian habitats in the Sonoran Desert. Numerous small white flowers and black berries aranged in large flat-topped panicles. Leaves compound and opposite on stems. Detailed Description

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