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How To Identify Elderflower?

The elderflower, also known as the elderberry, (scientifically known as Sambucus nigra), can be identified by its large shrub or small tree with graceful fern-like foliage, that produces white flowers and black berries, both of which are used in cordial and wine making. Elderflower is used to make the traditional UK wine called Elderflower Wine. More »
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How do i identify Elderflowers?
No not them(Cow Parsley) especially if the stems have red banding along them (Cowbane) these are poisonous.(Water Hemlock) Elderflowers will be found on trees/bushes both small (5foot) and large (up to 30 foot). The concentrated bunches are of  answers.yahoo.com
How to Make Elderflower Syrup.
1. Hunt for elderflowers in late April or thereabouts. Depending on where you live, they could be in flower from late April until the end of July. Find detailed and accurate photos on the Internet in order to recognize the small tree, also referred  www.ehow.com
How to Make Elderflower Cordial.
1. Pick and clean the elderflowers. Give them a quick rinse under a gentle water flow to remove insects, grime, etc. Ad. 2. Pour the sugar into the heatproof bowl. Pour in the boiling water and stir through the sugar to start the dissolving process.  www.wikihow.com

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