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Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada

by John M. Kingsbury

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poisonous plants

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPrentice-Hall biological science series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB617.K5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 626 p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages626
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24748955M
    ISBN 100136850162
    ISBN 109780136850168
    LC Control Number64014394
    OCLC/WorldCa503422529

      The book covers species, including all the native and naturalized trees of the eastern United States and Canada as far west as the Great Plains, with mention of those species found only in tropical and subtropical Florida and northernmost Canada. Description. This section is from the book "A Guide To The Poisonous Plants And Weed Seeds Of Canada And The Northern United States", by Robert Boyd Thomson, H. B. available from Amazon: A guide to the poisonous plants and weed seeds of Canada and the northern United States. Poisonous Plants And Weed Seeds Glossary.

    Some of the more common poisonous plants found in the United States and Canada are belladonna, daffodil, foxglove, holly, iris, lily-of-the-valley, mistletoe, morning glory, and rhubarb. Close This is a web preview of the "Handy Answer Book" app. Christopher McCandless was featured in John Krakauer’s book Into the Wild. In a book about travelling independently through North America, McCandless’s story ends by eating a poisonous plant. Through this example, McCandless has made popular the very important mission of knowing which plants in North America are poisonous. If you plan on hiking or backpacking .

    Guide to Toxic Plants in Forages ~7~ Comments: Dwarf larkspur is also called staggerweed, perhaps because it causes the staggers in livestock. Larkspurs are a greater problem in western states, but dwarf larkspur can be found in Indiana. This plant is generally found in more woodland areas and may be rare in maintained pastures. Guide to Poisonous Plants & Weed Seeds, Canada & United States c pages. Hand-Book of Mushrooms of America, Edible and Poisonous c pages, illustrated.. Inorganic Plant Poisons and Stimulants c pages. Lupines as Poisonous Plants c 60 pages. Medicinal Herbs & Poisonous Plants c Rating: % positive.


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Nature and classification of poisonous plants. The natural groups or families of plants. The chemical nature and properties of the toxic principle. The physiological action of the toxic principle. The conditions under which poisoning is produced. Plants poisonous or injurious under special conditions.

Plants causing dermatitis. Plants causing photosensitization. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada Item Preview remove-circle Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada by Kingsbury, John M., Publication date Topics Poisonous plants, Poisonous plants Internet Archive Books.

Scanned in :   Poisonous Plants of the United States and Canada. John M. Kingsbury. Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, N.J., xiv + pp. Illus. $13Cited by: 1. frequently forced to eat poisonous plants which would otherwise be left untouched.” (Ref.

1, pp. ) “Potentially deadly plants grow everywhere--in the garden, in the home, in the woods and along the roadside (In the United States and Canada there are) more than plants known to File Size: 39KB.

The Poisonous Plant Database provides access to references in the scientific literature (primarily print literature through about ) describing studies and reports of the toxic properties and. POISONOUS PLANTS Plants basically poison on contact, ingestion, or by absorption or inhalation.

They cause painful skin irritations upon contact, they cause internal poisoning when eaten, and they poison through skin absorption or inhalation in respiratory system. Many.

A partial update of Poisonous Plants and Animals (TB ), this guide is intended for those who wish to review published materials on poisonous plants in the collections of the Library of Congress.

Not meant to be a comprehensive bibliography, this guide is designed--as the name of the series implies--to put the reader "on target.". Book; Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. Publisher information; Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall Inc; Language of Text; English; Language of Summary; Geographical Location; Canada, USA; Organism descriptor(s) plants; Descriptor(s) poisonous plants; Identifier; toxic plants; United States of America; Broad.

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A Guide To The Poisonous Plants And Weed Seeds Of Canada And The Northern United States | by Robert Boyd Thomson, H. Sifton The primary reason for this publication is the long-felt need of a text-book to accompany the course on poisonous plants which is.

Entire plants may be poisonous, or the toxicity may be confined only to roots, vegetative parts, berries, or seeds. (Government of Canada) Common Poisonous Plants and Plant Parts (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension) Poisonous Plants of the Southern United States. This work discusses beverage plants, vegetable substitutes for soap, medicinal plants, and those that can be used as fibers, dyes, smoking material, adhesives, and candles.

A final chapter describes a variety of poisonous plants. "Secure a copy of this very enlightening book. In fact, if you travel, it should be a constant companion." — St. Based on data, it was determined that poisonous plants cause losses of more than $ million annually to the livestock industry in the 17 western states of the United States (Nielsen et al.,Nielsen and James, ).

This cost only considered death losses and specific reproductive losses in cattle and sheep, and only the 17 western Cited by: 7. Like many others, this plant is an invasive species brought to the United States as an ornamental garden plant.

It can be found throughout the United States along fence lines, in irrigation ditches and in other moist places. It is acutely toxic to both animals and .Poisonous plants are plants that produce toxins that the poisonous effect is reduced.

The most common species is C. maculata; one of the species found in the Western United States, C. douglasii, often found in pastures and swamps, has especially thick stems and very large and sturdy flowers which are sometimes harvested for flower displays.