Poison ivy?

Asked April 23, 2016, 12:03 PM EDT

Hello, i think i have poison ivy in my minnesota backyard, but it looks slightly different from the kind i saw in connecticut... The leaves are not drooping... and the first ones to appear aren,t reddish, but still it,s a three leaves plant... could u please help?

Hennepin County Minnesota poison ivy

2 Responses

I do not think that your plant is poison ivy. Poison ivy leaves are arranged alternately on the stem and it look like your plant has opposite leaves.

http://www.extension.umn.edu/garden/yard-garden/weeds/poison-ivy-and-its-control/

http://www.purplebutterflies.com/identify.html


Thank you much, I,ve done more research, those are box elder seedlings...