Land Plants - invasive

American Pokeweed (Phytolacca americana) on Nov 6, 2016

Submitter does not have a specimen
EDRR Status: No Response/Action Required

Description of specimen

4 foot tall plant with thick red stem and broad flat leaves. Small white flowers in bunches over the summer, turning to dark berries in late October.

Plant was dug up at the root and disposed of in plastic garbage bag for regular garbage pickup.