Additional Common Names: Schefflera, Umbrella Tree, Octopus Tree, Australian Ivy Palm
Scientific Name: Brassaia actinophylla
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats
Toxic Principles: Terpenoids, saponins, insoluble oxalates
Clinical Signs: While this plant does contain potentially toxic substances, the most common effects seen are mild vomiting and diarrhea.
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 consultation fee may apply.