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2 edition of Poisonous Plants of All Countries found in the catalog.

Poisonous Plants of All Countries

A. Bernhard-smith

Poisonous Plants of All Countries

by A. Bernhard-smith

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Laurier Books Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany & plant sciences,
  • General,
  • Plants - General,
  • Nature,
  • Poisonous plants,
  • Nature/Ecology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13179362M
    ISBN 108187067217
    ISBN 109788187067214

    Free 2-day shipping. Buy Poisonous Plants of All Countries at nd: Bernhard-Smith Arthur. Guide to Toxic Plants in Forages ~5~ Identification: Plants in this group start as basal rosettes. In golden ragwort, basal leaves can start nar-row, with long, slender petioles, then widen into a spoon shape. Golden ragwort’s leaves are often purplish. Cress-leaf groundsel’s basal leaves do not have long petioles, but are pin-nately divided.

    Plants that are allergenic or that cause dermatitis or mechanical injury are annoying, but the victim usually recovers. Plants that are poisonous when eaten, however, may cause serious illness or even death. POISONOUS PLANTS Plants basically poison on contact, ingestion, or by absorption or inhalation. They cause painful skin irritations upon contact, they cause internal poisoning when eaten, and they poison through skin absorption or inhalation in respiratory system. Many .

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bernhard-Smith, Arthur. Poisonous plants of all countries. London, Baillière, Tindall & Cox, (OCoLC) COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

From the reviews of the second edition: "This second edition of the Handbook of Poisonous and Injurious Plants is a clear, concise, non-alarmist guide to the plants that we all live with, inside and out.

Initially it will seem to you that every plant you’ve ever grown is injurious in some way, but the authors’ methodical writing and discussion of each plant makes things clear."/5(13).

Poisonous Plants of All Countries [Bernhard-Smith, Arthur] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.

Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional. All parts of these plants are toxic, due to the presence of alkaloids. Grazing animals, such as sheep and cattle, may be affected and human fatalities have occurred.

Delphinium spp. Also known as larkspur. Contains the alkaloid delsoline. Young plants and seeds are poisonous, causing nausea, muscle twitches, paralysis, and often death.

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Book Title. Poisonous plants of all countries, By. Bernhard-Smith, Arthur. Publication Details. This book presents refereed and edited papers from the 6th International Symposium on Poisonous Plants, held in Scotland in August It covers a range of topics from plant biochemistry to toxic effects in animals (particularly grazing farmed animals) and humans.

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Pages: Full text of "Poisonous plants of all countries" See other formats ISONOUS PLANTS OF ALL COUNTRIES A, BERNHA RD-^ SMITH ®ije ^, p, pm plnrarg OKIQO B4 NORTH 5?STftTEUNlVLRbliaibJf^^L3 all ill II I'll III" '• -^, I S U i liii WLMT This book is due on the date indicated below and is subject to an overdue tine as posted at the circulation desk.

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SIGNED and inscribed by author on front free endpaper. Comprehensive account of poisonous plants in Australia- native, naturalized and some common garden species.

Size: 8vo. Signed & Inscribed by the Author. This small book helps fill a longfelt want. No simple account has hitherto been available to farmers, doctors, police officers, veterinarians and chemists in East Africa who may require information on its subject.

The authors, one formerly in charge of the East African Herbarium, the other a former field zoologist in the Veterinary Department of Kenya, " dealt with several hundred enquiries Cited by: - Books we love about poisonous plants and fungi - fact and fiction!!.

See more ideas about Poisonous plants, Books, Plants pins. Rosalind Dalefield BVSc PhD DABVT DABT, in Veterinary Toxicology for Australia and New Zealand, Introduction.

There are a large number of poisonous plants of Australia. Details of distribution, identifying characteristics and color photographs, are thoroughly covered in Dr. Ross McKenzie’s recent book Australia’s Poisonous Plants, Fungi and Cyanobacteria (CSIRO Publishing, ).

Poisonous/toxic plants have also been discussed in Chap Veterinary Toxicology. Define poisonous plants. A poisonous plant is defined as a plant that when touched or ingested in sufficient quantity can be harmful or fatal to an organism or any plant capable evoking a toxic and/or fatal reaction.

Many reports from developed countries have presented cases of acute poisoning of patients admitted to hospitals which resulted into death mainly due to ingestion of toxic medicinal plants [5][6. The medicinal and poisonous plants of Southern Africa: being an account of their medicinal and other uses, chemical composition, pharmacological effects and toxicology in man and animal.

by Pro John Mitchell Watt, Maria Gerdina Breyer-Brandwijk. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Authoritative works on the poisonous plants of a country are not frequently published and the appearance of this book is therefore welcome. It is a compilation of all available information regarding plants known or suspected to be poisonous to livestock in N.S.W., and whilst it refers to many plants that are indigenous to Australia, it also gives much information which has far more than Cited by: Poisonous Plants in Britain and Their Effects on Animals and Man.

Ministry of Agriculture Fisheries and Food, Reference BookLondon: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, Foster, Steven. Forest Pharmacy: Medicinal Plants of American Forests. Author: K.R. Kirtikar; Publisher: Scientific Publishers ISBN: X Category: Science Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» A renowned worker on Indian medicinal plants, Dr.

K.R. Kirtikar of Indian Military Service also worked on poisonous plants and his findings were published in a series of papers I-XX in Journal of Bombay Natural History Society under the title ``The Poisonous Plants of.Christopher McCandless was featured in John Krakauer’s book Into the Wild.

In a book about travelling independently through North America, McCandless’s story ends by eating a poisonous plant.

Through this example, McCandless has made popular the very important mission of knowing which plants in North America are poisonous. If you plan on hiking or backpacking .The book's central A to Z section - from aconite to yew - then informs the reader about the history and uses of 43 species of poisonous plants, especially those that have a documented history of medicinal usage.

Four important fungi species - death cap, liberty cap, fly agaric and ergot - .