Bog Laurel

Additional Common Names: Pale Laurel, Bog Kalmia
Scientific Name: Kalmia poliifolia
Family: Ericaceae
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats, Toxic to Horses
Toxic Principles: Grayanotoxin
Clinical Signs: Vomiting (not in horses), diarrhea, weakness, cardiac failure

Credit: Brother Alfred Brousseau @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database.

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