Washington Flora Checklist
A Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Washington State
Hosted by the University of Washington Herbarium


Checklist » Adoxaceae
Adoxaceae   (Muskroot Family)


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Family treatment authored by Alex Harkness; last updated 8/8/2012 by David Giblin
Taxon (native species in boldface) # Synonyms Common Names
Sambucus nigra L. ssp. caerulea (Raf.) R. Bolli   [JPM2] 10 blue elderberry, blue elde
Sambucus racemosa L. var. melanocarpa (A. Gray) McMinn   [JPM2, H&C] 2 black elderberry
Sambucus racemosa L. var. racemosa    [JPM2] 8 red elderberry
Viburnum edule (Michx.) Raf.   [JPM2, H&C] 2 squashberry, high-bush cranberry
Viburnum ellipticum Hook.   [JPM2, H&C] 1 western blackhaw, oval-leaved viburnum
Viburnum opulus L. var. americanum Ait.   [H&C] 3 cranberry-tree, American bush cranberry
Viburnum opulus L. var. opulus    [Stace, 1997] 0 high-bush cranberry

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