• species
  • Mistletoe - There are several species of mistletoe, and store-bought mistletoe plants will commonly have the berries replaced with plastic berries. (petpoisonhelpline.com)
  • Cerbera odollam is a dicotyledonous angiosperm, a plant species in the Family Apocynaceae and commonly known as the suicide tree, pong-pong, and othalanga. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is a species native to India and other parts of southern Asia, growing preferentially in coastal salt swamps and in marshy areas but also grown as a hedge plant between home compounds. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cestrum parqui, commonly known as green cestrum or willow-leaved jessamine - and sometimes incorrectly referred to as "mortal nightshade"[citation needed] - is a species of flowering plant native to Chile. (wikipedia.org)
  • Streptopus amplexifolius (twistedstalk, clasping twistedstalk,claspleaf twistedstalk, white twisted-stalk, or watermelon berry) is a species of flowering plant in the family Liliaceae, native to North America, Europe and Asia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Smilacina racemosa, Vagnera racemosa) is a species of flowering plant native to North America. (wikipedia.org)
  • A greedy plant, inhibiting the growth of nearby species, especially legumes. (pfaf.org)
  • The Plant List lists 30 species, and does not list Cimicifuga separately but treats it as a synonym. (wikipedia.org)
  • With over 1,000 species, it's important that the household plant you choose isn't part of the begoniaceae family. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • Various species of beetles, aphids, butterflies, and moths have independently acquired genetic errors that allow them to eat highly toxic plants and then use the toxins to defend themselves against predators. (philly.com)
  • More than two dozen species have independently acquired mutations in the same gene - the one that holds the recipe for the protein the plant toxin targets. (philly.com)
  • When a species moves into an environment with a toxic plant, a few individuals may carry a previously hidden mutation that endows them with some degree of resistance. (philly.com)
  • Euphorbia damarana also known as Damara milk-bush and locally as melkbos is a species of flowering plant native to Namibia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Euphorbia cornigera (horned spurge) is a species of flowering plant in the family Euphorbiaceae, native to Bhutan. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many species of hellebore have green or greenish-purple flowers and are of limited garden value, although Corsican hellebore (H. argutifolius), a robust plant with pale green, cup-shaped flowers and attractive leathery foliage, is widely grown. (wikipedia.org)
  • oleander
  • The caterpillars feed mainly on oleander (Nerium oleander) leaves, a highly toxic plant, to which the caterpillars are immune. (wikipedia.org)
  • Caterpillar feeding on a pinwheel flower plant at Udumalpet, Tamil Nadu, India Oleander hawk moth caterpillar eating Eye like structures, possibly for threatening the predators Near Kolkata, India Caterpillar Caterpillar at Behala, Kolkata Caterpillar just before pupating Pupa Caterpillar Adult male The adult has a greenish head, with rufous in front and a grey band on the vertex. (wikipedia.org)
  • A.R. Pittaway Moore, A. and Miller, R.H. (2008) Daphnis nerii (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae), a new pest of oleander on Guam, including notes on plant hosts and egg parasitism. (wikipedia.org)
  • find toxic
  • Monitor fencerows in sacrifice areas and turnout lots - this is a common place to find toxic plants. (msu.edu)
  • And where you find toxic insects with warning colors, he said, you often find nontoxic "mimics" that adopt the same colors and avoid being eaten themselves. (philly.com)
  • leaf
  • Each leaf is sessile (attaching directly to the plant), and about 12 inches (300 mm) in length. (wikipedia.org)
  • The plants leaves completely encircle the stem, and the stems have a kink at each leaf axil giving the plants stem a "twisted" and wiry appearance. (wikipedia.org)
  • In fruit, Twisted Stalk is easily identified by its large, juicy red berries which grow from each leaf axil and are highly visible, even in the thickest undergrowth, as they boldly contrast with the surrounding foliage. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is also required in plants for leaf formation, the synthesis of indole acetic acid (auxin) and anaerobic respiration (alcoholic fermentation). (wikidoc.org)
  • A barley (Hordeum vulgare) leaf thionin that is highly toxic to plant pathogens and is involved in the mechanism of plant defence against microbial infections has also been identified. (wikipedia.org)
  • Phytomyza hellebori or more commonly known as the Hellebore leaf miner is a small fly that infests only the H. foetidus plants in the Hellebore family. (wikipedia.org)
  • less toxic
  • Although Chenopodium has been replaced by more effective and less toxic anthelmintics, it is still used in many indigenous traditional systems for the treatment of worm infections in both humans and livestock. (stuartxchange.org)
  • Although it is less toxic in dogs, it will still cause same effect if enough Tylenol is consumed. (congressanimalhospital.com)
  • growth
  • The nymphs or hoppers are bright yellow and black and highly gregarious, forming large groups during this growth stage and are more or less polyphagous. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another report says that division is best carried out in the autumn or late winter because the plants come into growth very early in the year. (pfaf.org)
  • In tropical regions, the plants grow year-round and self-seed or spread through sucker growth. (gardenguides.com)
  • By 1842, a list of nine elements believed to be essential for plant growth had been compiled, and the discoveries of German botanists Julius von Sachs and Wilhelm Knop , in the years 1859-1875, resulted in a development of the technique of soilless cultivation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Growth of terrestrial plants without soil in mineral nutrient solutions was called solution culture. (wikipedia.org)
  • edible
  • Although the young shoots are edible, the plant becomes too fibrous and bitter to enjoy after it completes flowering and seed setting stages. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gregory L. Tilford, Edible and Medicinal Plants of the West, ISBN 0-87842-359-1 Data related to Maianthemum racemosum at Wikispecies Blanchan, Neltje (2005). (wikipedia.org)
  • symptoms
  • Toxic symptoms generally resolve themselves after 24 to 48 hours. (wikipedia.org)
  • Here are some specific plants you should keep out of your home/garden if you have pets and the symptoms you should be on the lookout for in case your pet gets into one of them, whether at home or somewhere else. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • commonly
  • This bulletin covers 12 toxic plants that are commonly found in Michigan pastures and hayfields. (msu.edu)
  • Macrosiphum hellebori, more commonly known as Hellebore aphid or greenfly, is a sap feeding aphid that infests the flowers and foliage of hellebore plants. (wikipedia.org)
  • ingestion
  • The bulb is more toxic and ingestion of the bulb, especially in large amounts, can possibly result in weakness, tremors, seizures, and changes in blood pressure. (petpoisonhelpline.com)
  • quantities
  • The inferno sent vast quantities of toxic gasses into the atmosphere poisoning hundreds of civilians in and around the battlefront city. (thesun.co.uk)
  • and velvet beans contain 3.1-6.1% L-DOPA, which can be toxic in large quantities. (wikipedia.org)
  • insects
  • Another insecticide, dieldrin is applied to termites, crops and insects which bear highly infectious diseases. (everything2.com)
  • Kronforst said he's studying the way toxic insects evolve distinctive "warning" colors, allowing predators to learn to avoid them. (philly.com)
  • List
  • Though not an inclusive list, it contains the toxic plants that are most likely to affect horses. (msu.edu)
  • The Plant List 2013, Actaea Gledhill, David (2008). (wikipedia.org)
  • With such an extensive list of cat/dog toxic plants, it's critical to know which ones you should keep out of reach of your pets, or better yet - pass on to someone else who doesn't have animals. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • closely related
  • The plant, like the closely related Polygonatum (Solomon's seal), is suitable for cultivation in moist, humus-rich soil in a woodland setting or in dappled shade. (wikipedia.org)
  • widespread
  • It is a common, widespread plant known from every US state except Hawaii, and from every Canadian province and territory except Nunavut, as well as from Mexico. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cycas media is a palm-like cone-bearing plant widespread in seasonally dry tropical sclerophyll woodlands close to the east coast of Queensland, with scattered occurrences also in northern Northern Territory and Western Australia, Australia. (wikipedia.org)
  • invasive
  • In some countries, it is treated as an invasive plant. (slate.com)
  • Please note that a plant may be invasive in one area but may not in your area so it's worth checking. (pfaf.org)
  • moist
  • The plants grow in a creeping habit in moist, dense undergrowth. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most robust and profuse occurrences of this plant are typically found in partial shade and deep, moist, soft soils. (wikipedia.org)
  • amounts
  • and hydroponics prevents this from occurring as large amounts of water can be made available to the plant and any water not used, drained away, recirculated, or actively aerated, eliminating anoxic conditions, which drown root systems in soil. (wikipedia.org)
  • survive
  • Pay particular attention during dry weather - many toxic plants can survive dry conditions better than common pasture grasses. (msu.edu)
  • yields
  • The two wrote a classic 1938 agricultural bulletin, The Water Culture Method for Growing Plants Without Soil, which made the claim that hydroponic crop yields were no better than crop yields with good-quality soils. (wikipedia.org)
  • deadly
  • For example, Lucretius (ca. 99 BCE - ca. 55 BCE) and Pliny the Elder (23 AD - August 25, 79) both knew of its medicinal emetic as well as deadly toxic properties. (wikipedia.org)
  • Also known as black nightshade or deadly nightshade, this plant is part of the solanaceae family. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • roots
  • The Ojibwa Indians harvested the roots of this plant and cooked them in lye water overnight to remove the bitterness and neutralize their strong laxative qualities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Castor bean plants enjoy growing alongside ponds, streams or other bodies of water, but they do not take well to having waterlogged roots for an extended amount of time. (gardenguides.com)
  • This research, however, overlooked the fact that hydroponics has other advantages including the fact that the roots of the plant have constant access to oxygen and that the plants have access to as much or as little water as they need. (wikipedia.org)
  • soil
  • Mix the soil at a ratio of 50 percent peat moss with 50 percent garden soil and plant in well-drained soil. (gardenguides.com)
  • Hydroponics is a subset of hydroculture , which is a method of growing plants without soil by using mineral nutrient solutions in a water solvent. (wikipedia.org)
  • The earliest published work on growing terrestrial plants without soil was the 1627 book Sylva Sylvarum or 'A Natural History' by Francis Bacon , printed a year after his death. (wikipedia.org)
  • In soil, a grower needs to be very experienced to know exactly how much water to feed the plant. (wikipedia.org)
  • Exposure
  • The use of a gas monitoring system, with appropriate action taken if dangerous levels of gases are detected, can help to prevent an explosion or can help to prevent worker injury or exposure to toxic gases. (rkiinstruments.com)
  • animals
  • It decays quickly, but converts to dieldrin inside plants and animals. (everything2.com)
  • Being toxic to all animals is a nice defense mechanism for a plant, said Princeton University biologist Peter Andolfatto, senior author of one of the papers. (philly.com)
  • petals
  • Plants produce multiple white flowers ¼ inch wide with four deeply divided petals on each. (msu.edu)
  • The sepals do not fall as petals would, but remain on the plant, sometimes for many months. (wikipedia.org)
  • family
  • Though parsley looks similar to parsnip , and parsnips are among the closest relatives of parsley in the umbellifer family of herbs, these two plants taste quite different. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • They also may feed on most plants of the dogbane family, such as Adenium obesum, Tabernaemontana divaricata and Alstonia scholaris in India. (wikipedia.org)
  • Plants are in most homes and provide a variety of benefits for your family. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • This plant belongs to the aquifoliaceae family and is considered toxic due to saponins. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • This plant is part of the Hedera helix family and it can go by other names such as sweetheart ivy, English ivy, needlepoint ivy, glacier ivy, and branching ivy. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • Thionins (without an e) are a family of small proteins found solely in higher plants. (wikipedia.org)