The Q&A Archives: Poisonous Plants

Question: I bought a plant that has the name Bacopa White listed on the tag. I was wondering if this plant is alright to plant around dogs. Also where can I find a book that tell you what is alright to plant around animals. (dogs)

Answer: Bacopa is not considered poisonous, but it's not considered edible, either. As long as your pups don't regularly feast on Bacopa, it should be save to have in your garden. Your Vet is probably the best source for a list of poisonous plants, but you can also browse the following website, sponsored by Cornell University:

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