List of undesirable for home plants
Features of some types of decorative flora
Dieffenbachiaoccupies one of the first places in the number of poisonings. In appearance, the plant is incredibly beautiful. Many are affected by its multicolored leaves with hues from dark green to yellow. But the juice in contact with the mucous membranes of the mouth and nasal cavity causes severe ulcers and burns. In some cases, it is possible to stop breathing due to swelling of the mucous membranes. It is dangerous to grow dieffenbachia when there are young children in the house who can swallow a piece of the plant. When transplanting flower juice can get on the skin, which also causes severe burns. For this reason, this procedure should be carried out with protective gloves.
BushCrotonis hazardous to health. If a small part of its juice gets into the blood, it is guaranteed to cause a lethal outcome. All beloved beautyazaleafits into any interior.But few are aware that such indoor plants, if they enter the digestive system, cause intoxication, colic, severe pain and indigestion. That is why you should carefully choose any decorative flora.
Infrequently in homes can be foundmimosashy The fact is that this plant, like the tulip of Gesner, is famous for its beauty. Mimosa has a delicate inflorescence and bright green foliage. But, if you keep the flower in the closed space where people are, for a long time, it can cause severe symptoms. Among them is baldness, the cause of which are harmful substances that the plant releases into the air.
Many indoor plants are forbidden to be placed in the bedroom, because they not only actively produce oxygen in the light of day, but also emit large amounts of carbon dioxide. These includeliliesroomferns. If they grow in a sleeping room, then people may have trouble sleeping due to lack of oxygen. Such a flora is not poisonous. It will look great in the living room, dining room or kitchen.
Care must be taken to choose a growing place.ivy. If your pets decide to eat such a climbing plant, they will get severe poisoning. For this reason, ivy should be placed out of reach of pets. Poisonous is not very common plantphilodendron.
In addition, there are many more species of dangerous flora health:
What house plants can cause allergies?
There are many types of decorative flora that causes allergic reactions. They can manifest as difficulty breathing, shortness of breath, skin rashes, and allergic rhinitis. Therefore, information on which flowers cannot be kept at home is very important primarily for people who have a predisposition to allergies.
Roomliliesoften cause an unpleasant condition. In addition, they can have a strong odor that causes dizziness and nausea. Persons with increased sensitivity to flowering and sharp odors, it is better to refrain from such a flower.
The next incredibly popular plant, which occupies a leading position in the development of allergic reactions, is calledficus. These include many varieties, for example, Bengal's ficus, Benjamin's ficus, sacred, Cyric, and rubber-bearing. It is believed that these plants are among the top three most powerful allergens.
One of the most popular indoor plants -geranium. She comes in different varieties. Our great-grandmothers grew a flower on the windowsills, believing that it protects the home from envious glances and evil spirits. That is why geranium is so common today, because it is a traditional plant for Russia, Ukraine, Belarus. But the foliage of geranium has a sharp smell due to the high content of essential oils. The flora has a particularly adverse effect during the flowering period. But while this geranium is not poisonous. The ability to cause allergies - it is the only minus.
Fern plants reproduce by spores. When inhaled, such plants cause many manifestations of allergic reactions. The most popular fern are:
- nomad skier;
Many do not even realize that among their indoor plants grow very poisonous and dangerous to health species. Every experienced grower needs to know which flora is toxic.Be especially careful when buying new plants if there are small children or pets in the house.