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Ficus benjamina

This plant has poison characteristics. See below.
Common Name(s):
Weeping fig, Benjamin tree, small-leaved rubber plant
Category:
Poisonous Plants
Description:
Evergreen shrub or tree with drooping branches; leaves alternate, simple, long-tipped, glossy; flowers and fruits enclosed in a fleshy sac turning from green to orange-red to red and then purplish black
Family:
Moraceae
Origin:
Asia
Poison Part:
Plant sap from all parts
Poison Delivery Mode:
Dermatitis and allergic reactions
Symptoms:
Itching of eyes, cough, and wheezing following frequent contact; skin irritation with itching, redness and stinging following contact and exposure to sunlight
Toxic Principle:
Furocoumarins, psoralens, ficin
Severity:
SKIN IRRITATION MINOR OR LASTING ONLY FOR A FEW MINUTES.
Found in:
Houseplant or interiorscape

NCCES plant id: 1053

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