Known As: Blue Gum, Eucalyptus, Gum, Lemon Gum Tree, Silver
Latin Name: Eucalyptus spp.
Description: Often used in dried flower arrangements.
Long straight woody twigs with alternating small, round olive-green leaves.
In dired arrangements, leaves may have different colors.
Poisonous Parts: Leaves, bark. Toxic only if large quantities
eaten. Eucalyptus oil extremely toxic if eaten. Toxins involved
are Eucalyptus oil and cyanogenic glycoside.
Symptoms: Gastrointestinal upset. Skin irritation.
Treatment: Contact your veterinarian.