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American pokeweed
Phytolacca americana
Phytolacca americana
American pokeweed Pokeweed Family
Phytolacca americana Phytolaccaceae
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English common name
  •American pokeweed
Spanish common names
  •carminero de Canarias
  •hierba carmín
accepted scientific name
  •Phytolacca americana L.
rules for finding collection records
  •Phytolacca americana (152)
family name
Image Author: ©2006 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals, Spike cluster of flowers
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is about 0.25 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (32%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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