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Pokeweed

Phytolacca americana

Description:

highly toxic to livestock and humans, berries in all different stages of maturity

Habitat:

clearing

Notes:

I couldn't resist photographing this huge patch of pokweed in a clearing in Short Hills provincial park. I really liked that the plant was in a nearly all its stages from flower to ripe fruit. Not sure which photo to lead with, I like them all! Any suggestions appreciated.

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5 Comments

dandoucette
dandoucette 6 years ago

Thanks Mayra!

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 6 years ago

Great series!

dandoucette
dandoucette 6 years ago

Thank you Yuko!

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 6 years ago

Very pretty!

Lat: 43.08, Long: -79.29

Spotted on Sep 29, 2012
Submitted on Sep 30, 2012

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