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Red Ink Plant

Red Ink Plant

Other Names

American Nightshade
American Pokeweed
Cancer Jalap
Pigeon Berry
Virginia Poke

Red Ink Plant Facts

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

Red Ink Plant Farms

It may be possible to find any red ink plant farms near your location. We have built a map that will show all of the berry farms in our directory!

Red Ink Plant Stories

Poison hemlock not officially noxious, but is intrusive, dangerous and abundant
Weeds have had an ideal environment in southwest Missouri to flourish during the last four or five years. Dry weather in 2011 and 2012 weakened established grass and ample moisture during the 2013 spring then allowed weed seeds to come on like ... Bolivar Herald-Free Press (subscription) [ story ]

Listen up, the catbirds are back
To attract it to your back yard, consider planting blackberry, mulberry, elderberry, blueberry, and pokeweed to satisfy its appetite for fruit. Add a birdbath or other source of water and the catbirds that come to your summer oasis will be joined by ... Carroll County Times [ story ]

Garden Detective: Mystery plant is poisonous pokeweed
Pokeweed plants are highly toxic to humans, pets and livestock. According to the National Institutes of Health, all parts of the plant and seeds are poisonous for humans. Avoid pokeweed contact with the skin as the toxins in the plant can be absorbed ... Sacramento Bee [ story ]

Photo - Garry Kessler in Nature Notes - The Westborough News - Westborough, Massachussetts
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