Additional Common Names: Pieris, Lily-of-the-Valley Bush
Scientific Name: Pieris japonica
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats
Toxic Principles: Grayanotoxins
Clinical Signs: Vomiting, diarrhea, depression, cardiovascular collapse, hypersalivation, weakness, coma, low blood pressure, cardiovascular collapse and death. Ingestion of a few leaves can cause serious problems.
If your pet ingested this plant, contact your local veterinarian or the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center at 888-426-4435.*
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