10 most deadly world of plants

• 10 most deadly plants of the world

We know what we need to be afraid of many animals - from tiny spiders to huge bears and tigers. But plants can be just as dangerous, and often more - because they are not always wait for a dirty trick. Sometimes even one wrong move and touch a harmless-looking leaflets can lead to very unpleasant consequences.

Some plants cause terrible pain, others can paralyze, and others - and do kill. The flora to be watched carefully - and to think twice before tearing a particular flower.

10 most deadly world of plants

1 Oleander - an ornamental plant with delicious pink flowers are often used in landscape design. And in this case - one of the most poisonous in the world. oleander sap causes severe vomiting, diarrhea, problems with the central nervous system, and finally cardiac arrest.

10 most deadly world of plants

2 Dieffenbachia - one more known worldwide ornamental plant, filled with toxic poison. Dieffenbachia try not to put within the reach of children and pets, as even touching it causes severe burns to the skin.

10 most deadly world of plants

3 acokanthera is now used in medicine, but once its poisonous juice African tribes greased tips of their arrows. When ingested toxins acokanthera can kill an adult in less than a minute. Its berries pleasant smell and sweet taste that attracts children.

10 most deadly world of plants

4. Ageratina highest of the family Asteraceae, it is also white snake root, contains tremetol toxin. It is so toxic, that is able to poison a man drunk cow's milk, ate before ageratinu.

10 most deadly world of plants

5 moonseed Canadian easy to confuse with grapes, as these two plants are related. Of course, to do this in any case not worth it. Moonseed contains a toxic alkaloid dauritsin, deadly even for adults.

10 most deadly world of plants

6. Castor - the plant from which the famous castor oil, but with careful handling. Without it, castor oil plants - one of the most poisonous plants in the world are often taken by suicide. Her poison, ricin, causing irreparable harm to the body, and even if a person is pumped, it will not survive.

10 most deadly world of plants

7. Datura is widely known for its hallucinogenic and medicinal properties, it was used in magical and religious rituals since ancient times.

10 most deadly world of plants

8. But some of his views are also extremely poisonous and should not be taken under any circumstances.

10 most deadly world of plants

9 Belladonna attracts animals and children, beautiful flowers and berries, but as you can guess, they are very poisonous. Severe poisoning are hallucinations, complete disorientation and death from paralysis of the respiratory center. The specific name "belladonna" (belladonna) comes from the Italian words and translated into Russian language means "beautiful woman."

10 most deadly world of plants

10 cicuta - a genus of plants of the family umbrella, looking very innocuous, but contain powerful toxic poison. Each of vohov - lukovichkonosny, spotted, cicuta Douglas is able to kill a person within hours. One of the most poisonous plants.

10 most deadly world of plants

11 Aconitum napellus in the Middle Ages mixed into the food to those who were going to poison. Also it has been used in folk medicine, but not as widely. The plant contains the alkaloid aconitine causing death due to respiratory paralysis and cardiac arrest.

10 most deadly world of plants