Elephant-Ear Begonia

Scientific Name: Begonia scharfii
Family: Begoniaceae
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats, Toxic to Horses
Toxic Principles: Soluble calcium oxalates
Clinical Signs: Kidney failure (in grazing animals), vomiting, salivation in dogs/cats. Most toxic part is underground.

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