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Crinum americanum

This plant has poison characteristics. See below.
Common Name(s):
Southern swamp lily
Categories:
Poisonous Plants, Water Garden
Comment:

Prefers water depth of 1-6 in. but will grow in 12 in.; plant in 5 gallon pot; sun to partial shade

Description:
Bulbous perennial with long, strap-like leaves: flowers variously clustered on a long, naked stem, white or variously colored, 6-parted, tubular
Height:
18-24 in.
Foliage:
Narrow, evergreen, strap-like leaves up to 2 in. wide
Flower:
Long-petaled white flowers; very fragrant
Poison Part:
Bulbs, all parts
Poison Delivery Mode:
Ingestion
Symptoms:
Nausea, stomach pain, vomiting, and diarrhea
Toxic Principle:
Alkaloids
Severity:
CAUSES ONLY LOW TOXICITY IF EATEN.
Found in:
Houseplant or interiorscape; landscape in flower garden, lawn as cultivated herbaceous perennial

NCCES plant id: 2332

Crinum americanum Crinum americanum
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