Danewort

Danewort

(Science: botany) a fetid European species of elder (sambucus Ebulus); dwarf elder; wallwort; elderwort.

Synonym: Daneweed, danes weed, and danes-blood.

Origin: Said to grow on spots where battles were fought against the danes.

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