Poinciana

Additional Common Names: Peacock Flower, Bird of Paradise, Barbados Pride, Pride of Barbados
Scientific Name: Caesalpinia gilliessi
Family: Leguminosae
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats, Toxic to Horses
Toxic Principles: GI irritants
Clinical Signs: Intense burning and irritation of mouth, tongue and lips, excessive drooling, vomiting, diarrhea, difficulty swallowing, incoordination (rare)

If your pet ingested this plant, contact your local veterinarian or the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center at 888-426-4435.*

* A $65 consultation fee may apply.

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