29 Feb '16, 1am

These 10 Plants & Mushrooms Could Kill You

These 10 Plants & Mushrooms Could Kill You

, is native to Europe and can grow up to ten feet tall. Everything about this plant is bad news, but the shiny black berries are the most poisonous. The words “bella donna” translate to “beautiful woman” in English, and the speculation is that this may have come from the use of belladonna to dilate the eyes, supposedly to make a woman more attractive to men. However, the nightshade family also includes some common food plants like potatoes, tomatoes, eggplants and chili peppers. The foliage of these plants contains toxins, so humans and pets should avoid consuming them.

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