You are probably unaware that you have poisonous plants in your garden. Many beautiful garden plants are indeed poisonous and can even be fatal to toddlers and pets. It is therefore very important that you can identify poisonous garden plants. Below we list some of the häufigsten Giftpflanzen on. Pay more attention to five of them. Stay tuned and learn more about these poisonous garden plants …
Are there poisonous garden plants in your garden?
Do you know that the desert rose is a poisonous plant?
Poisonous garden plants:
Hydrangeas (Hydrangeaceae) Water Hemlocks (Cicuta) Manchinel tree (Hippomane mancinella) Miracle tree / castor oil plant (Ricinus communis) Oleander (Nerium oleander) White Narcissus / Narcissus poeticus Thimbles (digitalis) Zehrwurz (Colocasia) Climbing poison oak (Toxicodendron radicans) Philodendrons / Tree Lovers (Philodendron) Lily of the valley (Convallaria majalis) Dieffenbachia (Dieffenbachia) Figs (ficus) Desert roses (adenium) Black belladonna (Atropa belladonna) Pontic Rhododendron (Rhododendron ponticum) Real aloe (Aloe vera) Angel Trumpets (Brugmansia) Aconite (aconite)
Poisonous garden plants: Manchinel tree (Hippomane mancinella)
Lily of the valley
The lily of the valley is a perennial flower that is distributed worldwide. Many gardeners grow lily of the valley as an excellent ground cover. The garden flower blooms in late spring, and the beauty of its white, bell-shaped and wonderfully fragrant flowers is absolutely magical.
Scientists have found that this plant contains forty extremely toxic cardiac glycosides in its flowers, berries, leaves and stems. This gives the plant both healing and toxic properties when overdosed.
If you accidentally swallow part of this poisonous garden plant, you may experience blurred vision, headache, drowsiness, disorientation, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. It is also possible that you will get rashes and an irregular heartbeat. To avoid a death, you should immediately see the emergency doctor.
Lily of the valley are so beautiful and delicate, but poisonous
The miracle tree comes from Africa, the Mediterranean and India. This plant is commercially grown in China, India and Brazil. Nowadays, thanks to its beauty and the healing properties of its oil, it is used worldwide.
This garden plant is incredibly beautiful, but the poisonous seeds of the flowers contain ricin, which is probably the most poisonous natural substance.