TITLE

Poison Ivy

AUTHOR(S)
Knight, Frank
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Aug2006, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article provides information on the plant Poison Ivy found in New York. The plant persists successfully as a ground cover as the forest grows up around it. It can also be a bush, or a vine enabling its growth in fields, forests, sand dunes, or up tree trunks. It is poisonous to people but it can be eaten by more than 60 species of wildlife.
ACCESSION #
21865881

 

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