Poisonous Plants for Cats

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Watch Out for these Poisonous Plants!

Some of the following plants can be toxic to your cat. Check with your veterinarian before having them in your home.
  • Aloe Vera
  • Apple (seeds)
  • Apricot (pit)
  • Asparagus Fern
  • Azalea
  • Bird of Paradise
  • Buckeye
  • Caladium
  • Castor Bean
  • Charming Dieffenbachia
  • Chinese Evergreen
  • Clematis
  • Corn Plant
  • Croton
  • Cutleaf Philodendron
  • Cyclamen
  • Devil's Ivy
  • Dracaena Palm
  • Dumb Cane
  • Elaine
  • Emerald Feather
  • Eucalyptus
  • Florida Beauty
  • Fruit Salad Plant
  • German Ivy
  • Glacier Ivy
  • Golden Pothos
  • Heartland Philodendron
  • Indian Rubber Plant
  • Japanese Show Lily (especially cats!)
  • Lacy Tree Philodendron
  • Madagascar Dragon Tree
  • Marijuana
  • Miniature Croton
  • Morning Glory
  • Narcissus
  • Nephytis
  • Oleander
  • Oriental Lily (especially cats!)
  • Peach (wilting leaves and pits)
  • Plumosa Fern
  • Poison Ivy
  • Pothos
  • Primrose
  • Red Princess
  • Rhododendron
  • Saddle Leaf Philodendron
  • Satin Pothos
  • Silver Pothos
  • String of Pearls
  • Sweetheart Ivy
  • Taro Vine
  • Tomato Plant (green fruit, stem and leaves)
  • Weeping Fig
  • Amaryllis
  • Apple Leaf Croton
  • Arrow-Head Vine
  • Autumn Crocus
  • Baby's Breath
  • Branching Ivy
  • Buddhist Pine
  • Calla Lily
  • Ceriman
  • Cherry (seeds and wilting leaves)
  • Cineraria
  • Cordatum
  • Cornstalk Plant
  • Cuban Laurel
  • Cycads
  • Daffodil
  • Dieffenbachia
  • Dragon Tree
  • Easter Lily (especially cats!)
  • Elephant Ears
  • English Ivy
  • Fiddle-leaf Fig
  • Foxglove
  • Geranium
  • Giant Dumb Cane
  • Gold Dust Dracaena
  • Hahn's Self-Branching Ivy
  • Hurricane Plant
  • Janet Craig Dracaena
  • Jerusalem Cherry
  • Kalanchoe
  • Lily of the Valley
  • Marble Queen
  • Mexican Breadfruit
  • Mistletoe
  • Mother-in-Law's Tongue
  • Needlepoint Ivy
  • Nightshade
  • Onion
  • Peace Lily
  • Pencil Cactus
  • Poinsettia (low toxicity)
  • Poison Oak
  • Precatory Bean
  • Red Emerald
  • Red-Margined Dracaena
  • Ribbon Plant
  • Sago Palm
  • Schefflera
  • Spotted Dumb Cane
  • Striped Dracaena
  • Swiss Cheese Plant
  • Tiger Lily (especially cats!)
  • Tree Philodendron
  • Tropic Snow Dieffenbachia
  • Yew