Poisonous to: Cats, Dogs
Level of toxicity: Generally mild to moderate
Common signs to watch for:
- Abdominal pain
- Dilated pupils (in cats)
The striped Dracaena (Dracaena deremensis ‘Warneckii’) is an evergreen-like plant that varies in size, from a small ornamental plant to a small tree. Other common names include Warneckii Dracaena and Janet Craig plant. Dracaena species plants contain saponins which may cause drooling, vomiting, weakness, incoordination and dilated pupils (cats) when ingested.
Poison type: Plants
Scientific name: Dracaena deremensis 'Warneckii'
Alternate names: Warneckii Dracaena, Janet Craig plant