PlantsToxicodendron→Eastern Poison Oak (Toxicodendron pubescens)

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Atlantic Poison Oak
Give a thumbs up Eastern Poison Oak

Botanical names:
Toxicodendron pubescens Accepted
Toxicodendron quercifolium Synonym
Toxicodendron toxicarium Synonym
Rhus toxicodendron Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Edible to birds
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Toxicity: Leaves are poisonous
Roots are poisonous
Fruit is poisonous
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Bees
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

Tree Service pointed it out to us.  We sawed all vines to 12" and

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Help....very allergic by Jwgarden Apr 8, 2020 8:05 PM 5
poison ivy by lmilleny May 17, 2019 5:00 PM 1
Poison oak? by Italysa Jul 5, 2017 10:25 PM 7
Plant ID. Possible poison ivy? by Rachelfaith05 Jul 3, 2017 9:52 PM 23
Poison Ivy ??? by jsf67 Jun 7, 2018 7:11 AM 21
another unknown by gingin May 15, 2013 12:49 PM 3
Is this eastern poison oak? by flaflwrgrl Sep 9, 2016 5:12 PM 13

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