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Phytolaccaceae > Phytolacca (pokeweed)

Common Pokeweed (Phytolacca americana) Common Pokeweed (Phytolacca americana)
Durham Co., NC
8 Sep 2008

Common statewide in North Carolina in many (often disturbed) habitats.

Annotated habitat and distribution information listed above is from Radford, Ahles, & Bell. 1968. Manual of the Vascular Flora of the Carolinas. UNC Press; Alan Weakley's Flora of the Carolinas, Virginia, and Georgia; and from personal observations and discussions with Will Cook, Harry LeGrand, and Bob Wilbur. Supplemental resources include USDA plants website, and NatureServe.

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