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Plant Identification: Brittle Tree in S MS

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Picayune, MS
(Zone 8a)

November 15, 2012
1:06 PM

Post #9334043

I've always wondered what kind of tree this is. It has very brittle, hollow wood, with chambers separated by foamy pith. Leaves are pinnately compound. It mostly grows in shade.

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Beautiful, BC
(Zone 9b)

November 15, 2012
1:25 PM

Post #9334061

Reminds me of Sambucus.


United Kingdom
(Zone 9a)

November 15, 2012
1:38 PM

Post #9334070

Yep, an elder Sambucus


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