Photo: Phytolacca americana 5.

Botanical name: 

Leaf and berry clusters. Helsinki bot.g., (Kump.), Finland. Planted. 2006-09-09.

Phytolacca americana L.
Engl.: American pokeweed, poke root, American poke, cancer-root, coakum, garget, inkberry, pigeon berry, pocan, poke, pokeweed, skoke, Virginia poke.
Deu.: Amerikanische Kermesbeere.
Suom.: kermesmarja.
Sven.: amerikanskt kermesbär, sminkbär.
Ital.: fitolacca.
Bot. syn.: Phytolacca decandra L..
Pre-Linnaean: Phytolacca americana majori fructu, Solanum racemosum magnum virginianum rubrum, Solanum virginianum rubrum maximum racemosum baccis torulis canaliculatis

Personal use? Non-commercial use? Commercial use? Read the Fine Print. Comments? Tell me.

Photo: Phytolacca americana 5.

Add new comment

You must have JavaScript enabled to use this form.

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.