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The Poisoned Weed

Plants Toxic to Skin

by Donald G. Crosby

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7390262M
ISBN 100195155483
ISBN 109780195155488

Commonly called darnel or poison ryegrass. The seeds and seed heads of this common garden weed may contain the alkaloids temuline and loliine. Some experts also point to the fungus ergot or fungi of the genus Endoconidium, both of which grow on the seed heads of rye grasses, as an additional source of toxicity. Lupinus spp.   If the individual with Weed Killer Poisoning is unconscious, or is experiencing life-threatening symptoms, call (or your local emergency help number) immediately; Call the Poison Control Center at (or your local poison control center) for further instructions.

‎In the right dose, everything is a poison. Even love Jessamine Luxton has lived all her sixteen years in an isolated cottage near Alnwick Castle, with little company apart from the plants in her garden. Her father, Thomas, a feared and respected apothecary, has taught her much about.   Water and wildlife in the nation's public forests are slowly being poisoned by insecticides and other chemicals used in illegal marijuana operations, say forest police and researchers.

Weed was conceived by Jane Northumberland – The Duchess of Northumberland – creator of the Poison Garden at Alnwick Castle and author of The Little Book of Poisons, Potions and Aphrodisiacs. Weed is brilliantly evoked here by Hugh Sington for the legions of fans worldwide who have been anxiously awaiting his return – now Weed is poised to Reviews: 7. Amy Stewart is the award-winning author of six books on the perils and pleasures of the natural world. She is the cofounder of the popular blog Garden Rant and is a contributing editor at Fine Gardening magazine. She and her husband live in Eureka, California, where they own an antiquarian bookstore called Eureka Books.


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He concludes his sermons with the Kikongo expression. "Toxic plants affect the skin of almost everyone on earth. Many such "dermatotoxic" species were well known to the Ancients and later generated centuries of medical research, but The Poisoned Weed is the first comprehensive book specifically about this topic.

Crosby covers a wide range of these plants. Either call or the National Poison Control Center at If you are taken to the hospital, bring the weed killer container with you 1. Hospital treatment can include medications to address symptoms, IV fluids, skin washing and gastric lavage, which is a procedure used to wash out the interior of the stomach.

According to the National Capital Poison Center, however, young children have been seriously poisoned by swallowing marijuana. Colorado was the first state to legalize marijuana for recreational as well as medical use. Colorado researchers have reported an increasing amount of emergency room visits from children (ranging in age from 8 months to.

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Crosby covers a wide range of these plants. Poisoned draws on access to confidential documents and exclusive interviews with the real-life characters at the center of the drama.

Jeff Benedict is considered one of America's top nonfiction writers. He is the author of nine books including bestsellers Little Reviews:   ‘The Poison Diaries’ is a book for children- and adults.

The story is short- an abusive apothecary takes on a young boy named Weed as an assistant and puts him in charge of the poison garden- but it works as a fairy tale, has a moral, and is an emotional story.4/5(35). Get this from a library.

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The Poison Diaries was different enough to hold my attention, but I not sure that it would be everyone's cuppa. Jessimine is a young woman living a pretty isolated life with her botanist/apothecary father in (from what I could gather) the late 's/5().

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Weed was conceived by Jane Northumberland – The Duchess of Northumberland – creator of the Poison Garden at Alnwick Castle and author of The Little Book of Poisons, Potions and Aphrodisiacs. Weed is brilliantly evoked here by Hugh Sington for the legions of fans worldwide who have been anxiously awaiting his return – now Weed is poised to Pages:.

Zoe and the poison weed: Dimitri is getting his prize sheep, Zoe, ready for the county fair. He keeps Zoe in the pasture beside the barn and shed. What he does not know is that there is a single locoweed in this pasture, which will make Zoe too sick to go to the fair if she eats it, and she can eat it in one bite.

Without answers as to why bodies were scattered from coast to coast, the public was panic-stricken full of anxiety and fear. Bodies were anywhere a person would go to feel safe to be themselves for a few minutes.

The challenge wasn't completed by the poison weed or the act of smoking s: 1.In the second book of The Poison Diaries, Nightshade, Jessamine is under the Prince of Poisons influence, and will do anything he says if it will lead her to beloved, Weed even murder.

I liked the first book well enough to see what was in store for the two lovers, but for /5(12).