black elder

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: elder - a common shrub with black fruit or a small tree of Europe and Asiablack elder - a common shrub with black fruit or a small tree of Europe and Asia; fruit used for wines and jellies
elderberry bush, elder - any of numerous shrubs or small trees of temperate and subtropical northern hemisphere having white flowers and berrylike fruit
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I discovered by accident that the pink flowers of Black Elder (Sambucus Nigra) in my garden produces lovely pink cordial.
The garden includes valerian that can help to improve sleep quality, wild garlic, foxglove, Corsican mint, hawthorn and black elder that possesses antiviral, anti-inflammatory properties.
For this cocktail, Amy Stewart Likes to use syrup she makes with flowers from her black elder bushes (Sarnbucus nigra).
In 2003, pioneering virologist Dr Madeleine Mumcuoglu discovered the active ingredient in elderberry from the black elder and ran a series of Europe-based trials to establish its effect on the two most common strains of human flu ( it was found to be 99% effective in alleviating symptoms.
The more a disabled black elder perceives that he or she can get well without the help of a physician, the less likely that person is to visit the emergency room.
Mississippi is at the center of the Black-White universe; as such Black elders have the ability to move Mississippi from the bottom to the top of education and race relations.
In the real world, very few elders and, percentage-wise, even fewer black elders will be able to lead anything like a dignified life off retirement savings and 401(k) plans.
One of her ground-breaking initiatives was to set up the West African Elders Organisation - aimed at reducing isolation and depression among black elders.