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Cannabis sativa

Phonetic Spelling
KAN-nah-biss sa-TEE-vah
This plant has low severity poison characteristics.
See below
Description

A large, coarse annual, 6-12 ft. tall; leaves opposite below and alternate toward top, long-stalked, palmately divided into 3-7 toothed leaflets; flowers small and green, crowded on axillary clusters

Found in: Houseplant (illegal to grow); landscape (illegal to cultivate) in gardens

See this plant in the following landscape:
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#illegal#problem for cats#problem for dogs#problem for horses
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#illegal#problem for cats#problem for dogs#problem for horses
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Cannabis
    Species:
    sativa
    Family:
    Cannabaceae
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    South Eastern European Russia to North West China
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Poisonous
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Green
    Flower Description:
    Flowers small and green, crowded on axillary clusters
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Type:
    Compound (Pinnately , Bipinnately, Palmately)
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Alternate
    Opposite
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    Opposite below and alternate toward top, long-stalked, palmately divided into 3-7 toothed leaflets
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Problems:
    Problem for Cats
    Problem for Dogs
    Problem for Horses
  • Poisonous to Humans:
    Poison Severity:
    Low
    Poison Symptoms:
    TOXIC ONLY IF LARGE QUANTITIES EATEN. Toxicity greatest in flower stalks. Exhilaration, hallucinations, delusions, blurred vision, poor coordination, stupor, and coma, prolonged depression, vomiting, hypersalivation, dilated pupils, low blood pressure, low body temperature, seizure, death (rare)
    Poison Toxic Principle:
    Delta-9-THC (tetrahydrocannabinol)
    Causes Contact Dermatitis:
    No
    Poison Part:
    Bark
    Flowers
    Fruits
    Leaves
    Roots
    Seeds
    Stems