(Chinese pokeweed, Indian plant, Phytolacca clavigera, Batal, Batalin)
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Originating from Asia
An extremely showy, hardy, robust erect herbaceous perennial with stout reddish stems bearing huge erect racemes of candy pink flowers reminiscent of icelollies during summer, followed by equally large glossy black berries.
Grows well in all moist and well drained soil types in full sun or partial shade.
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