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Subject: What is this plant?
Author: Pinkie
Date: 8/26/2013 11:13 pm
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Status: Approved
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I got a nasty burning sensation from a plant that sort of looks like poison sumac. However, no rash, only burning, minor swelling, and redness, some stiffness (maybe that was arthritis). This grows under my deck and I trim it before it gets in the way.
If this is a tree it is a very young one.
We have the kind with the red velvet cones but this plant has dainty white flowers. It's actually pretty. Pretty poison!
If I sent you a picture could you tell me what it is?

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What is this plant? (Approved)Pinkie8/26/2013 11:13 pm
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