These plants are considered TOXIC (poisonous, possibly dangerous). These plants contain a wide variety of poisons and symptoms may vary from mild to fatal. Contact the local Poison Center for more specific information on these or other plants that may not be on this list. Many other plants not listed here will cause Dermatitis (skin rash).
Please contact the following centers in case of emergency, or for poison prevention information.
Northern New England Poison Center
22 Bramhall Street
Portland, ME 04102
Emergency Phone: (800) 222-1222;
(877) 299-4447 (TDD/TYY)
Exercise caution when using these plants around children and pets! NOTE: Plants marked in bold are known to have caused human fatalities.