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Red Inkplant (Phytolacca octandra)


Phytolacca Octandra, or more commonly know as Red Inkplant, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Phytolacca. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Phytolacca Octandra or Red Inkplant's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Hawaii, specifically in the states of Arizona, Hawaii and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Phytolacca
  • Family: Phytolaccaceae
  • Order: Caryophyllales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) HI (I)

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