Hot pink peduncle

Hot pink peduncle

This stem of American pokeweed (Phytolacca americana) has been almost picked clean of its shiny black berries.

With its almost unnatural color and uniformly sprouting pedicels, it looks like the plastic remains of a kit with the model pieces already snapped off.

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