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Welcome to the World of Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, and Poison Sumac

There is a great deal of confusion about poison ivy vs. poison oak, since there are two kinds of poison ivy and two kinds of poison oak. Learn more.

We also have great products to keep you safe from all 5 of these nasty plants.

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The Blog

poison ivy conference 2019
February 11, 2019

Umar Mycka is one of the few people around that knows more about poison ivy than the crazy folks behind THIS website.

poison ivy in ice
February 4, 2019

Normally you would not expect to see poison ivy growing out of icy swamp water.

But all these vines, from the big 2-incher to the tiny 1/4 incher are all poison ivy.

poison ivy winter tree
January 2, 2019

Here is a pretty scary image of a poison ivy vine "exploding" at the top of a dead tree.

When the vine can't find anything else to climb on it starts reaching in all directions, either for another climbing surface or for sun.

green products
December 13, 2018

The folks from Green+ products contacted us to let us know that their skin cream products are very helpful for poison ivy rash.