Additional Common Names: Peacock Flower, Bird of Paradise, Barbados Pride, Pride of Barbados
Scientific Name: Caesalpinia gilliessi
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 you suspect your pet may have ingested a potentially toxic substance, call the APCC at (888) 426-4435 or contact your local veterinarian as soon as possible.*
* A $65 consultation fee may apply.