TITLE

Worrying About Milkweed

PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Wild Ones Journal;Jul2008, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on milkweed. Monarch caterpillars feed upon milkweed species and absorb toxins that make them unpalatable to predators. According to some web sites, cases of milkweed sap getting into the eyes cause corneal trauma and blurred vision. List of poisonous plants includes milkweed, mayapples, boxwoo and cowslips.
ACCESSION #
32920724

 

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