Common Names: Elderberry, black elder, common elder, pipe tree, bore tree, ellhorn
Latin Name: Sambucus nigra
Constituants: Potassium nitrate, sambucin, sambunigrin, sugars. The complex sugars of the berries are the immune-active fraction.
Parts used: Most commonly the flowers or berries
The raw fruit contains a component sambungin which may cause vomiting and severe diarrhea if ingested.
Recommendation: Consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.
Price per 100 g
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