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Poke Weed
Lens: Pentax 100mm f4 Macro Camera: K7 Photo Location: Mitchell Co. Ga. 
Posted By: bluestringer, 06-17-2013, 04:21 PM

The poke weed is plentiful around here this year. This herb is used by some locals as a cure all for everything. Also makes a great salad. It's the poke salad mentioned in the song by Tony Joe White. The berries when ripe can also be used for ink.

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06-17-2013, 04:34 PM   #2
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Nicely captured image of an often overlooked plant.
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I didn't realize it was a weed Dennis, never had it but we saw Elvis sing Polk Salad Annie in person a couple of times back in the day. Nice shot, here is the Polk Salad we are familiar with:
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