Also found in: Thesaurus.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||genus Sambucus - elder; elderberry |
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
elderberry bush, elder - any of numerous shrubs or small trees of temperate and subtropical northern hemisphere having white flowers and berrylike fruit
blue elder, blue elderberry, Sambucus caerulea - shrub or small tree of western United States having white flowers and blue berries; fruit used in wines and jellies