Angel's trumpet Azalea Baneberry Belladonna Black cherry
Black locust Black snakeroot Buckeye
Datura suaveolens Rhododendron spp. Actaea spp. Atropa belladonna Prunus serotina
Robinia pseudo-acacia Zigadenus spp. Aesculus spp.
Caladium Carolina jessamine Castor bean Chinaberry Daphne
Death angel (Fly agaric) Death camas (see Black snakeroot) Destroying angel Dieffenbachia (Dumb cane) Duranta
Dutchman's breeches English ivy False hellebore Foxglove Gloriosa lily Golden chain
Caladium spp. Gelsemium sempervirens Ricinus communis Mela azedarach Daphne mezereum Amantia muscaria
Lily of the valley
Oleander Poison hemlock Poke
Rhododendron (see Azalea)
Amanita verna Dieffenbachia spp. Duranta repens Dicentra cucullaria Hedera helix Veratrum spp. Digitalis purpurea
Gloriosa superba and other Gloriosa spp. Laburnum anagyroides Abrus precatorius
Datura stramonium and other Datura spp.
Many genera and species, especially Amanita spp. Solanum spp.
Nerium oleander Conium maculatum Phytolacca americana
All parts, especially seeds and leaves Leaves and flowers (however, poisoning is rare) Berries and roots
All parts, especially fruits and roots
Bark, seeds, leaves (Caution: Seeds of most cherries, plums, and peaches contain a poisonous principle)
Seeds, leaves, inner bark Bulbs
Seeds, shoots, flowers, leaves, roots; even the honey that bees make from buckeye flowers is poisonous All parts
All parts; even visiting honey bees can be poisoned
Fruits and leaves All parts
All parts (as little as one bite can be fatal)
All parts (as little as one bite can be fatal) All parts Berries All parts
Berries and leaves All parts All parts
All parts (especially tubers) Seeds and flowers
All parts, especially seeds
Leaves, shoots, flowers All parts
Unripened fruits (Caution: A poisonous principle is produced in common potato [Solanum tuberosum] tubers exposed to light long enough for the skins to turn green or greenish)
All parts All parts
Roots and mature stems
Stern-Jansky-Bidlack: Introductory Plant Biology, Ninth Edition
3. Useful and Poisonous Plants, Fungi, and Algae
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