Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Common Pokeweed, Poke
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Phytolacca americana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Phytolacca americana var. americana
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Phytolacca americana 068-01-001

Flowers have 5 round greenish-white or pinkish petaloid sepals [no petals], per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon Common Name: Maritime Pokeweed
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Phytolacca rigida
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Phytolacca americana var. rigida
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Phytolacca americana 068-01-001?

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Phytolacca rigida


Raceme erect (rarely divergent) in flower and fruit, per Weakley's Flora.


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