TITLE

DEADLY DINING

PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
American Herb Association Quarterly Newsletter;Fall2009, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a mistake of celebrity chef Antony Worrall Thompson on claiming that the toxic weed henbane or Hyoscyamus niger is an edible plant. The website of the magazine "Healthy & Organic Living," warned that henbane was a very toxic plant and should never be eaten. It was claimed that henbane can cause drowsiness, hallucinations and disorientation in people.
ACCESSION #
47105806

 

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