Mature Poison Ivy

Hickory and I ran across this tree downed in the storm that had been cut and removed.

We noticed the base still had green leaves and on closer look, backed away—Poison Ivy.

The thick vine has clumps of the reddish root hairs we showed you before on the smaller vines. The humans did seem to know enough not to cut it and release the oils that cause the itching, but we sure high-tailed it out of there.


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