In washing next morning I was off my guard, and got rid of the most of my pokeberry juice.
The rascal had not used his own blood, but a red powder and the juice of the pokeberry.
August 30: Three large clusters of the fruits of pokeberry (Phytolacca americana).
Wild fruits such as grape and pokeberry also showed up in trace amounts.
It wore a gay pink calico dress, and its cheeks were stained red with pokeberry juice.
Three miles further on, sunk in elder and pokeberry and shaded by a ragged willow, there appeared a wayside forge.
Lower still, the fleshy leaves of the pokeberry were all carmine-purple above and Tyrian rose beneath.
As he spoke, he went to the tall chest of drawers and took out paper, a bottle of pokeberry ink, and a bunch of quills.