Poisonous to: Cats, Dogs
Level of toxicity: Generally mild to moderate
Common signs to watch for:
- Pawing at the mouth
This variegated climbing vine contains insoluble oxalate crystals similar to other plants in the Araceae family. Chewing or biting into this plant will release these crystals, causing tissue penetration. When dogs and cats ingest this plant, excessive drooling and possible vomiting may be seen.
Poison type: Plants
Alternate names: Nephthytis, Goosefoot plant, African evergreen, Trileaf wonder