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Pokeberry

Other Names

American Nightshade
American Pokeweed
Cancer Jalap
Coakum
Garget
Pigeon Berry
Pocan
Pokeroot
Pokeweed
Red Ink Plant
Redweed
Scoke
Virginia Poke

Pokeberry Facts

Pokeberry is another name for Pokeweed. The binomial for Pokeweed is Phytolacca americana. Pokeweed is called by many other common names.

Pokeberry Farms

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Pokeberry Stories

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“Throw away aluminum pots, because aluminum is linked to Alzheimer's disease; instead use stainless steel,” Duncan said. The multiple benefits of pokeweed impressed Mechelle Davies, of Harker Heights. “Pokeweed is almost a super food, so I'll try some ... The Killeen Daily Herald [ story ]

Plants Poisonous to Livestock
Shady areas normally house plants like white snakeroot, bracken fern, pokeweed, and buckeye. Creeks and ditches serve as growing areas for water and poison hemlock, black nightshade, perilla mint and horsetail. Fields that have been cultivated or ... Daily Journal Online [ story ]

Critter of the week: Pokeweed
Species: Pokeweed. Scientific name: Phytolacca americana. Nicknames: Poke. Claim to fame: This common Ozarks plant gained national recognition thanks to Tony Joe White's 1969 top-10 song “Poke Salad Annie.” Long before pokeweed became a topic of ... Springfield News-Leader [ story ]


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