help identify Hoosier wild plant

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Location: Indiana/Ohio River Valley
Posted By: anicholstoo

Notes:

This is a plant found growing in S. Indiana in a wooded area. It is roughly knee high, twiggy in appearance, in small clumps of 3-4 twigs each, clumps are not very close to each other (closest ones are roughly 10′ apart). Soil is average moisture, some clay. I have not seen them in leaf or any blooms. I am guessing the squares are berries; I cut one open and found finely granulated dust inside. The squares are only about a centimeter or two in size but that is a very rough guess as I am horrible

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  1. Bobby Flower Fanatic says:

    Seedbox. http://www.ct-botanical-society.org/galleries/ludwigiaalte.html

    February 19th, 2013 at 8:46 am
  2. Walter Reeves The Georgia Gardener says:

    Great eye, Bobby!
    I learn something new every day!

    February 20th, 2013 at 10:51 am
  3. Bobby Flower Fanatic says:

    Easy Walter! Stone probably has a mess of crow ready to serve!

    February 21st, 2013 at 10:16 am

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