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Poisonous Plants of South Afica
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Review By: The dairymail - June 2008 Volume 15 No 6

This comprehensive guide to the most commonly occurring poisonous plants in South Africa, includes detailed species descriptions of 135 poisonous plants, the type of toxin, the potential toxicity and its importance in human or livestock poisoning, the poisonous ingredients and their pharmacological effects. 

Distribution maps and more than 450 full-colour photographs, assist in the identification of poisonous plants and plant parts. The introductory chapters focus on aspects such as human and animal poisoning and first aid treatment. This is the only up-to-date guide to poisonous plants currently available. 

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