Shrubs with berries
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Location: Snellville, GA
Posted By: mbxray
Need help identifying these bushes in my backyard …
Top pic is nandina… invasive, poisonous to birds…
Apparently, they die a painful death after eating nandina berries…
I’ve been digging all of my nandinas out… I’d rather have the birds, over poisonous cyanide-laced berries.
Second photo is pokeweed. While the seeds are poisonous if you chew them, the plant is native, attractive, bird-friendly…
I’ve posted a picture of a mockingbird eating poke berries… here:
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