Remove This From Your Home! Highly Toxic Plants That Will Kill You!

What makes a home more hospitable than houseplants. Beautiful indoor plants add visual interest and greenery to your home interior, aid in purifying the indoor air.

Houseplants add color, beauty, and life to our homes, but some should be grown with a little extra caution. Some plants are more toxic than others.

Try to get familiar with what’s in your yard and what particular toxic plants can be found in your home. 

These plants can be very dangerous for you and your family, especially if you have small kids that touches everything they see because of their curiosity or either pets too.

Here are listed some of the most dangerous plants which, maybe, you have them in your home. And we advised that you throw it immediately if you have one of these plants.

Who knows, this information might come in handy someday.

1. White Snakeroot (Ageratina Altissima)
This plants became recognizable after killing Abraham Lincoln’s mother, Nancy Hanks. The deadly white snakeroot is native to North America and contains trematol, a toxic alcohol which can be passed to people by animal products. The symptoms of trematol poisoning include appetite loss, nausea, abdominal discomfort, acidic blood and can also be fatal. Due to the highly poisonous substance, white snakeroot is being removed from animal pastures.

2. Castor Bean (Ricinus Communis)
This type of plant is usually grown as an ornamental plant due to its attractive looks and it’s native to Africa. You’ve probably heard about castor oil, right? The castor oil is produced from processed seeds, but before processing the beans contain a poison called ricin which is extremely deadly even in very small amounts. You should be very careful, because just one or two seeds are enough to kill a child while just eight seeds can easily kill an adult person. Ricin prevents the synthesis of proteins within cells and can cause severe vomiting, diarrhea, seizures, and lead to death.

3. Water Hemlock (Cicuta Maculata)
This is the most toxic plant in North America related to poison hemlock- famous plant which killed Socrates. It has large wildflower, very often is confuses with edible celery and parsnips.?The plant, especially the root is full with deadly cicutoxin-if it is unlucky eaten causes abdominal cramps, painful convulsions and nausea and even death. Those who survive this toxin suffer from amnesia and lasting tremors.

4. Deadly Nightshade (Atropa belladonna)
Is a plant that has sweet berries that lures children and unwitting adults consume them. It has dull green leaves and shiny black berries that have the size of cherries. This plant contains atropine and scopolamine in its stems leaves, berries, and roots which causes paralysis in the body muscles, including the heart. Physical contact with the leaves can also contribute to skin irritation.

5.Rosary Pea (Abrus Precatorius)
These seeds, contain abrin, a ribosome inhibiting protein and is extremely deadly. Rosary peas grow in tropical areas. They are used in prayer rosaries and jewelry. Its intact seed are not poisonous, but the scratched, broken or chewed ones can be deadly. Only 3 micrograms are enough to kill an adult. Abrin is also preventngi protein synthesis in the cells.

6.Oleander (Nerium oleander)
Is known for its striking flowers and is commonly grown as a hedge and ornamental. It is deadly and contains lethal cardiac glycosides that are known as neriine and oleandrin. The symptoms of consumed oleander are: diarrhea, vomiting, seizures, coma, erratic pulse, and death. The skin can be irritated if you come in direct contact with the leaves and sap. You can become ill if you eat honey from bees that visited this plant. The cases of oleander poisoning are rare due to the plant being very bitter and it quickly deters anyone sampling the vegetation.

7.Tobacco (NicotianaTabacum)
Yes, that tobacco. Tobacco is the most commercial plant in the world – it is used to produce cigars and cigarettes, and its leaves can also be chewed. However, all of tobacco’s parts, including the leaves, contain nicotine and abanasine, toxic alkaloids which are fatal when ingested. But, even besides the fact that it’s a well-known cardiac poison, nicotine is consumed by a lot of people, which is why tobacco is one of the most dangerous plants on the planet, killing over 5 million people a year.

8.Angel Trumpet
This toxic plant is a native South American plant and contains three powerful toxins: atropine, hyoscyamine and scopolamine, which has mind altering properties. Its deadly properties are not so deadly on its own but more when it’s used as a biological weapon by people. In a documentary, called “Colombian Devil’s Breath”, the makers explained how this toxic plant was used by criminal gang members to turn their victims into walking zombies. It has the power to make its victims unaware of what they are doing but still completely conscious. In the documentary there were a number of horrifying stories about people who were taken advantage of under the effect of this plant. The most shocking story is that one man, who was exposed to scopolamine powder, helped thieves rob his own apartment and he even helped them load the stuff into the truck.

9.Spurge Laurel
Spurge Laurel – related to  Bay Leaf,  found in public grounds and ornamental gardens. It contains powerful biocides that cause irritation and blistering, when plant is cutted. But if berries are consumed it  cause major internal bleeding and organ failure and death after several hours.?Tribes used this plant as a drug for seriously ill patients.

10.Death Camas is one of the most toxic plants in existence. It can be distinguished from edible camas by its moderately different color. Its distinction is a matter of survival if anyone tries Camas. Ingestion of small amounts can result in quick death through organ failure and blood disturbance.

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