Is Climbing Lily Poisonous to Cats and Dogs?

Climbing Lily

The Climbing Lily is poisonous for both cats and dogs.

Typical symptoms include bone marrow suppression, diarrhea, halitosis, kidney failure, liver damage, polyuria, racing heart beat, salivation, shock, and vomiting.

Climbing Lily is a perennial herb in the family Colchicaceae. It grows in many types of habitat such as thickets, sand dunes, tropical jungles, woodlands, grasslands and forests. Climbing Lily is used for traditional medicinal in many cultures.

The scientific name for this plant is Gloriosa superba. Additional names for this plant include Creeping Lily, Fire Lily, Flame Lily, Glory Lily, Gloriosa Lily, Tiger Claw.

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