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Details:
  • Date Photo Taken

    07 / 23 / 2014

  • Season Photo Was Taken

    Summer

  • Region Photo Was Taken

    Southeast

  • City

    Fulton County

  • State

    Georgia

  • Posted by

    fabfab

Notes:

Has 9 leaflets on each stem . Could it be poison sumac? The leaves are toothed. Growing on the bank of the Chattahoochee river

Comments

  • Jim Unregistered says:

    I think stone’s on the right track.

    July 25th, 2014 at 2:56pm

  • stone Master Identifier says:

    Compare with elderberry.

    July 25th, 2014 at 9:00am

  • Bobby Master Identifier says:

    The banks of the Hooch would be a likely environment for PS but, “it appears as a tall shrub or small tree with alternate leaves with 7-11 leaflets arranged in pairs, and an additional single leaflet at the end of the midrib.” http://www.golfblogger.com/index.php/golf/commentsgolf_hazards_poison_ivy_poison_oak_and_poison_sumac/ The leaves in your pix also have fine serrations that I don’t see on Poison Sumac. I’ve never seen a live specimen but have always been warned to watch out for “thunderwood trees” and, so I do. Not sure about this one. Proceed with caution!

    July 24th, 2014 at 4:53pm

  • Lori D Unregistered says:

    It’s sumac but not poison.

    July 24th, 2014 at 11:36am

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