Alien plant appeared in Croatian garden

donald haarmann donald-haarmann at
Mon Sep 7 16:31:31 EST 1998

Monique Reed wrote in message ...
>This does sound like Phytolacca.
>NOTE: while the leaves *are* edible, they must be eaten when young and the 
>cooking water changed several times, else they are quite poisonous.  The roots 
>are also toxic.  *Mature* fruit are relatively non-toxic, but you wouldn't 
>catch me eating them...
>M. Reed

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