Trees Worth Knowing - Rogers, Julia Ellen

Excerpt: ...the poisonwood of Florida, both of which are near relatives. By certain traits we may always know, with absolute certainty, a poison sumach when we find it. Look at the berries. If they droop and are grayish white, avoid touching the tree, no matter how alluring the wonderful scarlet foliage is. Poison sumachs grow only in the swamps. ...

Trees Worth Knowing 2012, Nabu Press, Charleston SC

ISBN-13: 9781286384084

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