Toxic Plants

Many common plants that you may have in your garden or home are toxic. You need to take precaution if you have any of the following plants:

Common Name

Botanical Name

Azalea, rhododendron

Rhododendron

Caladium

Caladium

Castor bean

Ricinis communis

Daffodil

Narcissus

Deadly nightshade

Atropa belladonna

Dumbcane

Dieffenbachia

Elephant Ear

Colocasia esculenta

Foxglove

Digitalis Purpurea

Fruit pits and seeds

contain: cyanogenic glycosides

Holly

Ilex

Iris

Iris

Jerusalem cherry

Solanum pseudocapsicum

Jimson weed

Datura stramonium

Lantana

Lantana camara

Lily-of-the-valley

Convalleria majalis

Mayapple

Podophyllum peltatum

Mistletoe

Viscum album

Morning glory

Ipomoea

Mountain laurel

Kalmia iatifolia

Nightshade

Salanum spp.

Oleander

Nerium oleander

Peace lily

Spathiphyllum

Philodendron

Philodendron

Pokeweed

Phytolacca americana

Pothos Ivy

Epipremnum aureum

Yew

Taxus

 

 

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