Beechnut, Fagus grandiflora, Fagus sylvatica
Toxicity to pets
This plant contains saponins and polyphenolic compounds. Fagus grandiflora, a species native to North America, is much less toxic than the European variety, Fagus sylvatica
The content of this page is not veterinary advice. A number of factors (amount of substance ingested, size of the animal, allergies, etc.) determine what is toxic to a particular pet. If you think your pet has eaten something potentially toxic, call Pet Poison Helpline or seek immediate veterinary treatment.