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)

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