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Trumpet Flower Centella

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Other plants called Trumpet Flower:

This plant has high severity poison characteristics.
See below
Description

Solandra

Found in: Houseplant or interiorscape; landscape in flower gardens as tender annual vine.

Severity: HIGHLY TOXIC, MAY BE FATAL IF EATEN!

Poison Delivery Mode: Ingestion

Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#fragrant#showy
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#fragrant#showy
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Centella
    Family:
    Apiaceae
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Tropical America
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Poisonous
    Vine
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Type:
    Berry
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    White
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Fragrant
    Flower Shape:
    Funnel
    Flower Description:
    solitary, very large, funnel-shaped with 5 short lobes, white or yellow, fragrant at night
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Type:
    Simple
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Alternate
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    leaves alternate, simple, smooth margined
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Poisonous to Humans:
    Poison Severity:
    High
    Poison Symptoms:
    Headache, incoordination, excitability, stomach pain, lowered temperature, dilated pupils, paralysis, vomiting, diarrhea, shock, respiratory depression; may be fatal.
    Poison Toxic Principle:
    Alkaloids solanine, solanidine and others.
    Causes Contact Dermatitis:
    No
    Poison Part:
    Flowers
    Leaves