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American strawberry bush

Euonymus Americanus


Fruit of American strawberry bush ( Most of the leaves had been stripped at this point, presumably by deer. The seeds are usually orange, but this plant had much redder seeds.


Edges of moist woods.

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drP 10 years ago

Me, too, Jason. I look forward to seeing these every year.

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 10 years ago

Cool! Love the texture & colors! ( ^◡^)

drP 10 years ago

Thank you, MayraSpringmann.

MayraSpringmann 10 years ago

Wow! Great capture!

drP 10 years ago

Thank you all very much. This is one of those plants that makes me happy every time I see one.

Ric3 10 years ago

Interesting. Never saw one before.

mauna Kunzah
mauna Kunzah 10 years ago

Very strange looking!

Andrea Lim
Andrea Lim 10 years ago

WOW what amazing colors!

Debbie Stewart
Debbie Stewart 10 years ago

It almost looks as if there should be a cherry on the end of that stalk not such a beautiful flower/fruit

drP 10 years ago

YukoChartaw and Hemma, thanks for the kind comments. Another nickname for this plant is "Hearts bursting with love," and I think the picture really shows why.

Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 10 years ago

great pic! Red seeds do not photograph this well,ususally!

YukoChartraw 10 years ago

Very colorful and beautiful!

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Virginia, USA

Spotted on Oct 4, 2008
Submitted on Mar 1, 2013

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