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Notes on the poisonous plants of Nebraska

by Charles E. Bessey

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Published in Lincoln, Neb .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Proc. 23rd Ann. Meet. Soc. Promot. Agric. Sci.

The Physical Object
Paginationp. ;
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Open LibraryOL26369160M
OCLC/WorldCa77216098

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Poisonous plants, whether a native or introduced species, are a component of most Nebraska plant communities. Poi-sonings vary according to management approaches, climatic conditions, and location, but livestock producers should be aware of significant impacts and correlations that exist. Although the most profound impact of plant poisoning is. In this book, which is richly illustrated with modern colour photographs and illustrations from herbals, Robert Bevan-Jones brings together a wealth of documentary and archaeo-botanical sources to discuss the cultural, social (and anti-social) role of the fifty most significant species of poisonous plants and fungi found in Britain, either as.


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Poison Oak. It looks a lot like poison ivy, but its leaves are more similar to those of an oak tree. The sun-facing side of the leaf has tiny hairs on it and is a darker shade of green than the. Poisonous Plants. These plants contain a wide variety of poisons and symptoms may vary from a mild stomach ache, skin rash, swelling of the mouth and throat to involvement of the heart, kidneys or other organs.

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