-- By identifying dangerous organisms, this book makes life safer for those who encounter the exuberant diversity of nature in the American tropics -- Part One illustrates and describes each poisonous plant and animal in a nontechnical manner -- Part Two provides in-depth information of the toxins, symptoms, and treatments presently recorded in the scientific literature, as well as beneficial uses and folklore -- A must for campers, hikers, bicyclists, kayakers -- anyone who spends time in the Florida outdoorsHabitat The plant does best when growing in moist, fertile soil in open shade. It is widely grown in a pot and is used in interior decorating. Aralia p. 150 Polyscias guilfoylei Araliaceae Distribution The genus of 80 species of shrubs is found from anbsp;...
|Title||:||Poisonous Plants and Animals of Florida and the Caribbean|
|Author||:||David W. Nellis|
|Publisher||:||Pineapple Press Inc - 1997|