The leaves of an “Indian Poke” plant in Bolton Valley, Vermont. Also known as pokeweed or false hellebore. A beautiful but highly toxic plant.

Genus: Veratrum
Species: viride
Family: Liliaceae

Featured in:
Monochrome, February 2011


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  • AnnDixon
    AnnDixonover 3 years ago

  • Edward Denyer
    Edward Denyerover 3 years ago

    Excellent Image. Welcome to the Leaves Group. – Ted

  • Thank you so much!

    – A. Kakuk

  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeover 3 years ago

  • Paul Hickson
    Paul Hicksonover 3 years ago

    this is so awesome, great vibrant colour!

  • Thanks so much- I appreciate the comment!

    – A. Kakuk

  • Magi5760
    Magi5760over 3 years ago

    Congratulations from your hosts at Monochrome!

  • Thank you so much for the feature!

    – A. Kakuk

  • Marcelle Raphael
    Marcelle Raphaelabout 3 years ago

  • Thank you very much for the feature! I appreciate it!

    – A. Kakuk

  • Debbie Robbins
    Debbie Robbinsabout 3 years ago

    CONGRATS on Hidden Talent Feature!!!! honored to be among you.. I love this image!!! :))))

  • Thank you for your kind words! Much appreciated! Glad you enjoy this image!

    – A. Kakuk

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