pokeroot


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pokeroot

(pōk′root)
An herb, Phytolacca americana, with white flowers and purple berries. The root is poisonous. Also called pokeweed.
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Topically using Pokeroot Ointment and Starflower cream will help.
The fourth category is potentially poisonous herbs, like goldenseal or pokeroot. People are always alarmed when I say goldenseal is a potentially dangerous herb because people are used to thinking that it is the herb par excellance.
* Phytolacca (Pokeroot): Dark red or bluish sore, puffy throat.