Grow Your Garden


Tropical Pokeweed (Phytolacca icosandra)

  • Tropical Pokeweed (Phytolacca Icosandra) http://www.sagebud.com/tropical-pokeweed-phytolacca-icosandra
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Tropical Pokeweed (Phytolacca Icosandra) http://www.sagebud.com/tropical-pokeweed-phytolacca-icosandra
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Tropical Pokeweed (Phytolacca Icosandra) http://www.sagebud.com/tropical-pokeweed-phytolacca-icosandra
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Tropical Pokeweed (Phytolacca Icosandra) http://www.sagebud.com/tropical-pokeweed-phytolacca-icosandra
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Tropical Pokeweed (Phytolacca Icosandra) http://www.sagebud.com/tropical-pokeweed-phytolacca-icosandra
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
PHIC.jpg

Phytolacca Icosandra, or more commonly know as Tropical Pokeweed, 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 Icosandra or Tropical Pokeweed's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Puerto Rico, specifically in the states of Arizona, California and Maryland.

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




comments powered by Disqus

Browse Plants by State

Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming