Poisonous Pokeweed

In Southern Ontario where I write from this poisonous weed can be found growing in city neighbourhoods (as the photos below were), meadows and near the edges of woodland areas. It’s a good plant to learn how to identify since all parts of this plant are highly poisonous. Pokeweed (Phytolacca americana), is known by many names including dragonberries, and inkberry. It is a rather large … Continue reading Poisonous Pokeweed