Poisonous Plants

German Shepherd Health - Poisonous Plants

There are literally hundreds of poisonous plants in the USA.  Here the ones to keep away from dogs and kids.

Flower

Part

Effect

Snowdrops bulbs Digestive upset & nervous symptoms
Star of Bethlehem bulbs Digestive upset & nervous symptoms
Autumn Crocus bulbs Digestive upset & nervous symptoms
Daffodil bulbs Digestive upset & nervous symptoms
Hyacinth bulbs (from ALL) Affects heart, also purgative
Narcissus  (small amount) bulbs Affects heart, also purgative
Christmas Rose leaves & roots Affects heart, also purgative
Easter Rose leaves & roots Affects heart, also purgative
Iris fleshy part (underground) Affects heart, also purgative
Lily-of-the-Valley leaves Affects heart, also purgative
Foxglove plant Affects heart, extremely dangerous
Nightshade vine & leaves Affects heart, extremely dangerous
Larkspur plant & root Digestive upset -- nervous symptoms

Other potentially dangerous garden flowers: Sweet Pea, Bleeding Heart, Poppies, Golden glow, Black-eyed Susan, Nicotiana.

House Plants

Part

Effect

Oleander & Poinsettia one leaf Death (stops heart)
Dumbcane & Philodendron plant Severe burns of mouth & digestive tract
Mistletoe berries DEATH
Rosary Pea & Castor Bean 1 - 2 seeds Very common and very dangerous
Foxtails plant  
Narcissus(small amount) bulbs Affects heart, also purgative

 

Ornamental Plants

Part

Effect

Yew needles & berries Sudden death with no warning (common hedges & foundation plantings)
Daphne berries, leaves & bark Severe burns of digestive tract causing death
Wisteria seeds from pods Digestive upset
Golden Chain any part of some species Excitement, staggering, convulsions, coma
Mushrooms any part (blue-green pond scum Deadly
Algae bulbs Very poisonous

 

Vegetable

Part

Effect

Potato green spots, sprouts extremely poisonous (oxalic acid)
Rhubarb leaves extremely poisonous (oxalic acid)
Onions in large amounts   destroys red blood cells

 

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