Poison Ivy Will DESTROY You

by Moin Uddin Ahmed Tipu

Summer’s here and with it comes more time outdoors. But be warned: some of those newly sprouted plants are out to get you! Namely, Poison Ivy! Trace shows us what makes this plant one of the wickedest out there.

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Poison Ivy, Oak, or Sumac – Topic Overview

“Poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac are plants that can cause a skin rash called allergic contact dermatitis when they touch your skin.”

Outsmarting Poison Ivy and Other Poisonous Plants

“First comes the itching, then a red rash, and then blisters.”

Poison Ivy: Toxicodendron radicans

“Poison Ivy is one of the best-known, and probably the most-hated, plant in Virginia. Because most people are allergic to its sap, Poison Ivy can cause a nasty rash and blisters on the skin.”

Poison Ivy

“Although poison ivy (Rhus radicans or Toxicodendron radicans) is easily identified and should be avoided, countless people experience a painful introduction to the species.”

Irritating to Humans but Good for Wildlife

“Poison ivy is a woody shrub or vine with hairy-looking aerial roots.”

Giant, Toxic Weed Poses Health Risk

“The sap of the giant hogweed is extremely poisonous, with the potential to cause burns and even blindness.”

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32 comments

UndeadViking20 August 9, 2018 - 1:08 AM

I have poison ivy right now. I didn't think it would be so bad. ITS SO ITCHY

Joseph Miranda August 19, 2018 - 10:53 PM

As a child I used to eat poison ivy because it had a kind of weird bitter taste no idea it was poison ivy tEll today

moondust cring September 9, 2018 - 8:21 AM

If I get poison Ivy I have to go to the emergency room because how bad I get it

geidi rodriguez September 19, 2018 - 7:45 AM

I’ve always been curious as to what poison ivy feels like. This is my first time ever coming in contact with poison ivy and it’s on my face 😭

Icylee • October 15, 2018 - 8:59 AM

Um poison ivy is So easy to spot like that’s why I FUCKING HATE GRASS
Edit:I actually don’t hate grass A BIT

hope October 27, 2018 - 9:12 PM

0:02
yep…

Dr Chilapastroso Dr Las Macas November 4, 2018 - 3:09 AM

Another reason to keep your dog on a leash, while out in the woods. No one likes your dog approaching them, so dont leave them off leash.

Grace Smith November 17, 2018 - 8:57 PM

i have poison ivy now and its all over my body head to toe..ER for treatment..really sucks

Luckydog wert 2 March 26, 2019 - 3:01 AM

I have poison ivy now

that one nerd April 17, 2019 - 8:52 AM

I fell in poison ivy today and omg it feels like my arms and legs fell asleep

The Plotagon Gacha life Flipaclip Plushie May 17, 2019 - 2:20 AM

I'm not allergic to poison ivy or anything I touched poison ivy today nothing really really happened so I did it again and not wash my hands nothing did happen looks like I'm in the world of myself that I am not allergic to anything not even poison ivy can handle me.

Jenny Alvarado May 17, 2019 - 11:34 PM

I have that rn IT ITCHS

trafficjon400 August 5, 2019 - 12:59 AM

For those who like the bush. steroid creams For Poison ivy , can induce adrenal problems also steroid phsichosis, and can last for year's . 2 years ago and having to continue with endochronologist also biological health care and it's not fun..

•Kookie• Cat• November 3, 2019 - 4:36 AM

OMG MY DOG ALMOST ATE IT BECAUSE IT WAS IN HIS MOUTH BUT I TOOK IT OUT HIS MOUTH HELP ME GUYS I NEED TO KNOW IF HE IS GONNA BE OKAY.

Ropafadzo Manyowa March 1, 2020 - 1:20 PM

I’m Zimbabwean I’m sooo confused right now🥺😅

NightOwl Games May 11, 2020 - 8:27 AM

poison ivy can contact me anytime she wants, :p

JanInJax May 25, 2020 - 3:03 PM

My face is swollen like 4x the size. It’s terrifying and so uncomfortable. :,(

Drhaydenwho May 26, 2020 - 2:37 AM

looking at the comments i believe I am allergic at a less level

Jazzmine Hart May 27, 2020 - 3:27 PM

I now have poison ivy its killing me

Tumbleweed 33 July 10, 2020 - 8:12 PM

I never did, I just want to be safe.

ASTRO PUBG July 13, 2020 - 12:56 AM

Why did poison ivy exists

Krinkle Shrinkle August 22, 2020 - 10:49 PM

I have it on my right side of my face.

Lily Robinson October 1, 2020 - 10:36 AM

I got poison ivy and it sucks 😭🤦😭🤦😭🤦😭🤦😭🤦😭🤦😭🤦😭🤦😭🤦😭🤦😭🤦😭🤦😭🤦😭🤦😭🤦

Larissa Morgan March 19, 2021 - 1:02 AM

Me with poison ivy and a swollen face waiting for my parents to get home lmao

Northwest Elite March 29, 2021 - 4:50 AM

Rhus Toxicodendron is the cure.

Grant Trindle April 20, 2021 - 7:31 AM

I had poison ivy once and it was awful

Kim Rodgers May 4, 2021 - 6:02 AM

It’s actually not that bad but ok

Bass Fishing Central May 16, 2021 - 6:17 PM

I'm sure it is as my penile shaft and wring is all swollen

Zachary Sparks May 24, 2021 - 10:04 PM

The shot did not work HELP

dejcr03 June 4, 2021 - 7:19 AM

I am extra allergic to where the infected area can get big bubbles on it. I just got it from fishing in my neighbors pond because it is surrounded by woods.

Steve Skuras July 2, 2021 - 5:53 PM

Poison Ivy is horrible. The rash, running blisters and CONSTANT ITCHING AND BURNING….HORRIBLE!!!!

big fish August 16, 2021 - 12:47 AM

8 years ago. Lmfao. Loser