Poisonous fruit - Knowledgebase Question

Simi Valley, Ca
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Question by jcool1
March 12, 2006
The Compact Cherry Laurel has cherry-like black fruit that can be poisoness to humans. Does the Bright n Tight also produce a berry, or fruit, that can be poisonous to humans? Thank you

Answer from NGA
March 12, 2006
All parts of CHERRY LAUREL (Prunus Varieties) are potentially toxic if consumed. The seeds contain hydrocyanic acid and should not be eaten.

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