Books for Nature Lovers
Poisonous Plants of South Afica
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Review By: Bois et ForĂȘts Des Tropiques 2004

The book is a comprehensive photographic guide to the most commonly occurring poisonous plants in South Africa, Indigenous and exotic plants that cause human and animal poisoning. The book gives detailed species descriptions of 135 poisonous plants that occur in the wild or are grown in gardens. Each entry includes the following information: a description of the plant, the type of toxin, the potential toxicity of the plant and its role in human or live-stock poisonin; the poisonous ingredients and their pharmacological effects. 

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