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20 Plants That Are Poisonous for Children, Cats and Dogs

Whether you want a lush garden or whether you want to add some greenery to a room in your house, there’s never a bad time to buy new plants. However, many plants that commonly grow in gardens or containers in the home aren’t as harmless as they seem. Some are highly toxic, while others contain mild toxins that can cause rashes, stomach upsets or other health issues. If you have children or pets, it’s best to keep these plants well out of their reach. Even better is to not have these plants at all, but to consider safe alternatives instead. Here are 20 plants that are poisonous to children, cats and dogs.



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