This plant has poison characteristics. See below.
- Common Name(s):
- Solomon's seal
- Poisonous Plants
- Perennial herb with erect or arching, unbranched stem; leaves alternate, simple, in one plane; flowers white, bell-shaped, 6-parted, 1-2 hanging in the leaf axils; berry blue-black.
- USA, NC
- Poison Part:
- Poison Delivery Mode:
- Vomiting, diarrhea.
- EDIBLE PARTS: Young shoots can be boiled for 10 minutes and served like asparagus. Whole shoots can be cut up and put into salad
- Toxic Principle:
- CAUSES ONLY LOW TOXICITY IF EATEN.
- Found in:
- Forest and natural areas in rich woods; landscape in flower garden as cultivated ornamental herbaceous perennial.
NCCES plant id: 1129