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What is this weed that overran my garden?

about 2 days ago

QUESTION: My garden was overrun with this, I'm assuming a weed, this year. What the heck is it? - Lori ... ANSWER: The weed is Pokeweed. It is a perennial that has a very deep taproot, can grow very tall, and is poisonous. Birds eat the berries, and do a nice job of disseminating the seed. I have seen pokeweed everywhere this year, probably due to the amount of moisture and mild winter. For more, read on...

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