Click ALL yellow buttons under each photo to see the answers. Identifying Poison Ivy - (It's not really a quiz, it doesn't keep score.) This quiz only covers eastern poison ivy, but we will add a Pacific poison oak quiz.
Poison ivy and poison oak spread by seed and by their vigorous root systems. They arrive in your yard by birds eating the berries and depositing the seeds, and, less frequently, in loads of mulch. If you have wooded or neglected areas surrounding your property, you probably have poison ivy as a neighbor, and given time, it will creep into your yard. Here are 5 ways to beat this foe into submission: