This plant has poison characteristics. See below.
- Common Name(s):
- Poisonous Plants
- Tall, coarse, herbaceous perennial; leaves long with a whitish midrib below; flowers and fruits in a terminal cluster
- Poison Part:
- Poison Delivery Mode:
- Ingestion, if mixed with or mistaken for sorghum
- No cases of human poisoning
- Toxic Principle:
- Cyanogenic glycoside
- CAUSES ONLY LOW TOXICITY IF EATEN.
- Found in:
- Weedy in disturbed areas, of fields and roadsides
NCCES plant id: 1169