Plant ID What is this Mystery Plant? by David The Good April 5, 2021 written by David The Good April 5, 2021 Jody sends in some photos of a strange fruiting plant: What is it? Do you know? Share this post!FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestRelated posts:Cold-hardy cassavaIdentifying Plants EasilyEdible Dioscorea bulbifera - Varieties and Info!Health Blogger Poisons Herself During LivestreamName This Tree! 7 comments PinterestWhatsappEmail David The Good previous post Resurrection next post The New Alabama Food Forest Related Articles POP QUIZ: What IS this thing? November 2, 2015 Survival Food Foraging Quick-Start Guide September 21, 2015 Passiflora lutea May 20, 2013 Groundnut plant – or not? May 2, 2014 What Plant is This? Here’s Some Simple Flower-Based... October 24, 2018 Cold-hardy cassava September 11, 2013 Edible Dioscorea bulbifera – Varieties and Info! April 11, 2017 Bixa orellana, AKA Achiote September 26, 2017 Coral Bean’s Big Brother March 21, 2017 And another weird plant I can’t track down July 10, 2014 7 comments Steve April 5, 2021 - 12:56 pm Looks like a creeping fig. Reply Gloria J April 5, 2021 - 2:00 pm Is it near water? Can it be a type of mangrove, aviccenia marina? Reply Skippy April 5, 2021 - 3:11 pm I used the app called PictureThis and it came back with: Creeping fig (Ficus pumila) is a plant species native to China, Japan and Vietnam. Creeping fig has been naturalized in parts of the United States. It can be cultivated as a houseplant. The FDA lists this species in its Database of Poisonous Plants due to the plant’s toxic sap, which causes inflammation. Reply Carl Kristensen April 7, 2021 - 1:47 pm That’s one of the coolest apps in the world, I use it all the time Reply William Villar April 5, 2021 - 7:36 pm It looks beautiful. It also looks like it could weigh down a fence really quickly. Reply Stephaney Berry April 7, 2021 - 10:03 am Check out the website eat the weeds. It looks like a creeping fig. They say it is mistakenly said to be inedible. It is eaten, once ripe it will be purplish in color, then you squeeze the juice out and cook it down, sweeten as desired. Commonly favored with lemon. It makes a hello like beverage. Reply Stephaney Berry April 7, 2021 - 10:04 am Jello like beverage.. Reply Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.