Identify potential weed

Asked April 19, 2016, 6:22 PM EDT

Trying to identify this thick stalked purple hued leafy plant

Henrico County Virginia

1 Response

Thank you for submitting your question. This is perennial weed called Pokeweed (sometimes also referred to as Pokeberry).

Here is a link to a good document about it from Penn State University:

Please let me know if I can be of any further assistance.