Many of us like to grow House plants on the windowsill. Thus creating a small year-round garden. Besides, many plantations are able to purify the air and create a favorable energy.
But even harmless at first glance flower pots canCarry a danger. Especially they are terrible, if the house has small children. Because they are the most susceptible to allergic reactions. In addition, because of their interest in the environment, they can also taste a beautiful leaf or petal. And this can have death!!
Redaction "so simple!" Tell you about the most dangerous indoor plants.
- Cyclamen (Persian)
It is believed that the cyclamen in the house helps drive awayBad dreams and fears, and it should be put in the bedroom at the head of the bed. We will not argue about the magical power of the cyclamen, but let's warn about its toxic properties.
Sometimes recommend to instill the juice Of the cyclamen root From a genyantritis, and here it or this it is impossible to do or make in anyCase! Not only can you burn the mucous, you risk getting a temperature, sore throat and shortness of breath. The most poisonous parts are the seeds and roots of the plant, the fresh juice of which can cause irritation or inflammation of the skin.
- Amarilis belladonna
The bulbs contain alkaloid lycorin. In small doses, it exerts an expectorant effect, and in large doses it causes vomiting. If suddenly a leaf of a plant has broken off, and milky juice has acted, it is better to wash your hands thoroughly and not to touch their eyes.
The plant is able to improve the chemical compositionAir in the room. But we do not recommend hurrying to put it in the nursery or bedroom. The juice of the plant is poisonous, especially the one contained in the stem. It can provoke serious digestive and respiratory disorders, and cause burns if it gets on the face or hands.
If the plant is in your house, it is better to look after it with gloves. By the way, in kindergartens dienenbachia is not allowed to grow.
This plant is certainly very useful. On the one hand, geranium - an excellent antiseptic, helps to relieve stress and tension, relieves pain in otitis and angina. However, there are people who smell of geranium can provoke a severe asthma attack and cause an allergic reaction.
Geranium is also contraindicated in pregnant women, people with low blood sugar, small children and those who take contraceptives.
They are not poisonous, but dangerous only because of thorns, which can prick and get in the worst case a small abscess. So it is better to keep children away.
But some species of cacti, for example Trichocereus, contain hallucinogens that can cause central nervous system paralysis, their effect is similar to the effect of the drug LSD.
Cactus-like species of milkweed and europhobia are indeed poisonous. Juice of the milkweed can cause burns, and when ingested, nausea, diarrhea, dizziness and Burns of the mucosa. No matter how surprising, but it is these plants that can often be seen on the windowsill in school classes.
- Aloe striped
The most valuable and beloved aloe has twoPoisonous brother - aloe striatoe and aloe intimidating. All parts of these plants are dangerous, and basically because most types of aloe are considered curative, and they are often used as a home remedy. So, striped and frightening to use for medical purposes can not be! They can cause gastric and uterine bleeding, and in pregnant women provoke a miscarriage.
In all parts of this plant contains poison. Touches to hydrangeas are completely safe, but if the hydrangea juice gets into the body, it will cause increased sweating, worsen blood circulation, stomach pain, itching, nausea and weakness in the muscles.
- Aglaonema changeable
Poisonous in this plant are the juice and berries of the plant. Juice can cause swelling and pain in the mouth and throat, and when contact with the eyes, conjunctivitis.
If plants already grow in your house, and you andI could not think that they were poisonous, take them away from children, and in case of a cat try to close the base of the pot with food film, so that the animal does not dig up the ground. By the way, sometimes cats chew the leaves to quench their thirst, so pour more water into the bowl so they do not touch the poisonous house flowers.
But it is best to completely get rid of such plants. Share useful information with your friends!