Bird of Paradise

Bird of Paradise

Pictured: Bird of Paradise

Poisonous to: Cats, Dogs

Common signs to watch for:

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Drowsiness
  • Rapid pulse
  • Muscle tremors

Bird of Paradise is a tropical plant with a flower on top of the stalk that resembles a bird in flight. These plants can grow up to four or five feet tall. If digested by a dog, the flower part of the plant can cause rapid effects within 2o minutes of digestion.

Poison type: plants

Alternate names: Crane flower, bird's tongue