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5 Deceptively Dangerous House Plants

Peace Lily This beautiful and popular plant boasts simple yet pretty white flowers that look like, but are not acutally calla lilies. The internal workings of the Peace Lily contain a chemical called calcium oxalate, which is a well known … Continue reading

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Fun Flower Facts: Angel’s Trumpet (Brugmansia)

Angel’s Trumpet, also known as brugmansia, is a heat-loving tropical annual shrub or small tree native to South America that produces large, trumpet-shaped flowers. The flowers come in white, pink, orange or yellow and hang down from their branches. Not … Continue reading

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Plants that kill people

Many of our favourite plants are toxic to our pets, this is not new news to most of us BUT it’s shocking just how many of them are planted in our gardens. I learned this when I read an article … Continue reading

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