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Re: poison ivy tree?

Subject: Re: poison ivy tree?
Author: Travis
Date: 5/11/2006 7:38 pm
Views: 3543
Status: Approved
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If it has 'helicopters', it's a maple. If it looks like poison ivy and has helicopters, it's a box elder which is a maple tree. Although box elders spread like wildfire if uncontrolled, they are not poisonous. They make very good fence row trees. The leaves on a box elder branch are always opposite of each other.

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