Other NamesAmerican Nightshade
Red Ink Plant
Cancer Jalap Facts
Cancer Jalap is another name for Pokeweed. The binomial name for Pokeweed is Phytolacca americana.
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Pokeweed reminds me of racism
Toxic pokeweed reminds me of racism. It grows to 8 feet high in the summer, producing purple berries that leave purple-red stains. Pokeweed spreads by dropping berries or by birds eating them and carrying them off. Every part of the plant has the ... Delmarva Daily Times [ story ]
Appalachian Appetite: Poke Sallet
Poke sallet has long been a staple in the Appalachian South. Also known as pokeweed, pokebush, pokeroot, it goes by the Latin name Phytolacca americana. As Southern Foodways Alliance member Joe York rightly says, its main advantage is that “It's free ... Asheville Citizen-Times [ story ]