These Poisonous Plants Could Wreak Havoc In Your Yard

Don’t Ingest Or Inhale Jimson Weed

The easiest way to spot jimson weed is to find deep green leaves that are tinged with purple.

jimson weed with white flowers
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Also called the devil’s snare, this plant is extremely unsafe if it is ingested or inhaled. While it is sometimes used to treat asthma, jimson weed can cause nausea, vomiting, and hallucinations.