Help ID this giant plant.

toododd(6b)June 9, 2013

Can someone tell me what this is?
I am a Cali native new to midwest gardening and found this plant growing in my new yard and I've never seen it before. The plant grows amazingly fast. I first spotted it about 3 weeks ago when it was ankle high. Its now taller than me. The leaves are over 8 inches long and it has a bunch of white flowers starting to form on the stem tops.

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Pokeweed (Sally's favorite plant). The berries are actually kinda cool, but it will seed like CRAZY!

    Bookmark   June 20, 2013 at 8:23PM
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Correction: it was pokeweed ANNIE, not Sally... I'll never win Trivial Pursuit at this rate!

    Bookmark   June 24, 2013 at 8:35AM
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