Mother-In-Law’s Tongue, Snake Plant
Mother-in-law's tongue, snake plant
Toxicity: 2, 4
Ingestion may cause minor symptoms such as rash, vomiting or diarrhea. These plants are known to cause problems in animals.
- Stiff, leathery, sword-like leaves, often mottled dark green and cream or white
- Small, whitish, fragrant flowers on a long stem; produces berries
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