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American pokeweed

Phytolacca americana


The inflorescence of American pokeweed. White petals, green ovary.


The berries of this plant have had a variety of uses, including as plant dyes. A newer one that the berries are being used? In research for solar cells:

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Ohio, USA

Spotted on Jul 30, 2010
Submitted on Feb 5, 2011

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