Large plant in yard

Asked June 9, 2019, 12:32 PM EDT

Here are two pics of the same plant in our yard. It's about 4 feet tall

Montgomery County Maryland plant identification native pokeweed plant care

1 Response

This is pokeweed, a native American weed. It produces berries relished by wildlife but is not generally used as a landscape plant except in natural or wild areas.

Here's more: https://extension.umd.edu/hgic/topics/pokeweed

Ellen