Is Peace Lily Poisonous to Cats and Dogs?

Peace Lily

The Peace Lily is poisonous for both cats and dogs.

Typical symptoms include excessive drooling, difficulty swallowing, foaming in the mouth, increased salivation, oral irritation, pain and swelling of mouth, tongue and lips, and vomiting.

Peace Lily is an evergreen herbaceous perennial plants about 40 species native to tropical regions of the Americas and southeastern Asia. It is a monocotyledonous flowering plants in the family Araceae. It does not need large amounts of light or water to survive.

The scientific name for this plant is Spathiphyllum. Additional names for this plant include Mauna Loa Peace Lily, Spathe Flower, White Flag, White Sails, and White Sail Plant.

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