Dangers in the garden.

9 poisonous plants that could be lurking in your garden

‎Green fingered folk are being warned to look out for common poisonous plants in their gardens.

The experts at GardenBuildingsDirect.co.uk have researched the plants that could cause harm to humans and pets. Among the list are garden favourites like Lily of the Valley, Wisteria and Hydrangea. If eaten, these can lead to symptoms including vomiting and nasty rashes.

These contain cyanide. But dont worry, you need to eat lots for it to be fatal.

5. Hydrangea

These contain cyanide. But dont worry, you need to eat lots for it to be fatal.
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This can cause dilated pupils, problems balancing and a rash. It may eventually lead to hallucinations and convulsions.

6. Deadly nightshade

This can cause dilated pupils, problems balancing and a rash. It may eventually lead to hallucinations and convulsions.
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Almost every part of this is poisonous, especially the leaves and seeds. Eating these can leave you feeling dizzy and have dilated pupils.

7. English yew

Almost every part of this is poisonous, especially the leaves and seeds. Eating these can leave you feeling dizzy and have dilated pupils.
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Often found on riverbanks and in ditches, this can cause sickness if eaten. In severe cases, it can kill by paralysing the lungs.

8. Hemlock

Often found on riverbanks and in ditches, this can cause sickness if eaten. In severe cases, it can kill by paralysing the lungs.
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