Toxicodendron pubescens

Toxicodendron pubescens

name = "Toxicodendron pubescens"

regnum = Plantae
unranked_divisio = Angiosperms
unranked_classis = Eudicots
unranked_ordo = Rosids
ordo = Sapindales
familia = Anacardiaceae
genus = "Toxicodendron"
species = "T. pubescens"
binomial = "Toxicodendron pubescens"
binomial_authority = Mill.|

"Toxicodendron pubescens" (syn. "Rhus pubescens"; Atlantic Poison-oak) is an erect shrub that can grow to 1 m (3 ft) tall. The leaves are 15 cm (6 in) long, alternate, with three leaflets on each. The leaflets are usually hairy, and are variable in size and shape, but most often resembling white oak leaves; they usually turn yellow or orange in autumn. The fruit is small, round, and yellowish or greenish.


This species is native to the Southeastern United States westward to Texas and Oklahoma. [ County specific] distribution in Virginia is available.


Atlantic Poison-oak can be found growing in forests, thickets, and dry, sandy fields.


All parts of this plant contain urushiol, which can cause severe dermatitis in some individuals.


For a discussion of prevention and treatment options, see themain|Urushiol-induced contact dermatitis

ee also

* Poison ivy
* Poison sumac
* Western Poison-oak

External links

* [ NCRS: USDA Plants Profile: "Toxicodendron pubescens"]

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