Pretty Pokeweed

Pretty Pokeweed

The delicate, tiny flowers of Pokeweed stand out with their pink stalks. A perennial plant native to Eastern North America, it was used by Native Americans as a food and for various ailments and by settlers as a  folk medicine.

© Sheila Creighton 2013

10 thoughts on “Pretty Pokeweed

  1. This works very well, Sheila – I think its the combination of the green flower centres (I’m no botanist!!! 🙂 ) and the out of focus pinks – the greens seem to be floating above the pinks! A

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s