The Q&A Archives: Toxic Plants?

Question: I'm working on a planting project and am concerned about plants that may be toxic to humans, especially the berries.

Are any of the following plants toxic to humans:

Liriope Muscari
Gaultheria Procumbens/Wintergreen
Skimmia Reevisana
Adiantum Pedatum
Hosta 'Royal Standard'
Pachysandra Terminalis
Mahonia Aquifolium
Amelanchier Aborea
Vancouveria Planipetala
Carex Morrowii
Kalmia Latifolilia
Aruncus Aesthusifolius


Answer: I didn't find any of the plant on the Cornell University website of poisonous plants. Here's a link to their site, in case you want to research more plants:

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