Harmful Plants

ds_niteThere are many plants that can be harmful to our rabbits, some more so than others. If you believe that your rabbit may have ingested any of the below plants make sure that you seek veterinary advice immediately. Unless otherwise stated assume all parts of the plant are harmful to your rabbits.

This is not an exhaustive list.

A
Agave (leaves) Anemone Asian Lilly
Almond Angel’s Trumpet Asparagus Fern
Aloe Apple (seeds) Australian Nut
Amaryllis (bulbs) Apricot (all parts except fruit) Autumn Crocus
Andromeda Avacado (leaves) Azalea (leaves)
B
Balsam pear (seeds, outer rind of fruit) Black Nightshade Blue-green algae (some forms toxic)
Baneberry (berries, roots) Black Walnut (hulls) Bloodroot
Barbados Lilly Boxwood (leaves,twigs) Begonia
Bluebonnet Bracken fern Betel-nut Palm
Boston Ivy Branching Ivy Bird of Paradise (seeds)
Buddhist Pine Buckeye (seeds) Bitter Cherry (seeds)
Busy Lizzie Buckthorn (berries, fruit, bark) Bittersweet (American & European)
Buttercup (leaves) Bull Nettle Black Locust (seeds,bark, sprouts, foliage)
Buttercup (sap, bulbs)
C
Cactus Thorn Cherry tree (bark, twig, leaves, pits) Coffee Bean
Caladium China Doll Cone Flower
Calendula Chinaberry tree Coral plant (seeds)
Calico Bush Chinese Bellflower Cordatum
Calla Lilly (rhizome, leaves) Chinese Lantern Corn Plant
Caladiur (leaves) Chinese Evergreen Cowbane
Carnation Choke Cherry (seeds) Cowslip
Carolina Jessamine Christmas Candle (sap) Crown of Thorns
Castor Bean (seed, leaves – castor oil) Christmas Rose Cuban Laurel
Celastrus Chrysanthemum Cuckoopint (all parts)
Ceriman Cineraria Cutleaf Philodendron
Chalice vine (all parts) Clematis Cycads
Climbing Nightshade Cyclamen
D
Daffodil (bulbs) Deadly Amanita (all parts) Dieffenbachia (leaves)
Daisy Deadly Nightshade Dogbane
Daphne (berries, bark) Death Camas (all parts) Dracaena
Datura (berries) Delphinium (all parts) Dumb Cane
Day Lily Devil’s Ivy Dutchman’s Breeches
E
Easter Lilly Elderberry (unripe berries, roots, stems) English Laurel
Eggplant (all but fruit) Elephant Ear (leaves, stem) English Ivy (berries, leaves)
Emerald Feather Eucalyptus
F
False Hellebore Fiddle Leaf Fig Florida Beauty
False Henbane (all parts) Fireweed Flowering Maple
False Parsley Flamingo Plant Flowering Tobacco
Foxglove (leaves, seeds)
G
Garden Sorrel Giant Touch-me-not Gold Dust
Geranium Glacier Ivy Golden Chain (all parts)
German Ivy Gladiol Golden Pothos
Ghostweed (all parts) Glory Lilly Green Gold
H
Hahn’s Ivy Hemlock, Poison (all parts) Horsehead
Hairy Vetch Hemlock, Water (all parts) Philodendron
Hart Ivy Henbane (seeds) Horsetail Reed
Hawaiian Ti Hogwart Hurricane Plant
Heartleaf Philodendron Holly (berries) Hyacinth (bulbs)
Heavenly Bamboo Horse Chestnut (nuts, twigs) Hydrangea
I
Impatiens Indian Turnip (all parts) Iris (bulbs)
Indian Hemp Indigo Ivy, Boston & English (berries, leaves)
Indian Rubber Inkberry
J
Jack-in-the-Pulpit (all parts) Java Bean (uncooked bean) Johnson Grass
Japanese Euonymus Jerusalem Cherry (berries) Jonquil
Japanese Show Lily Jessamine Juniper (needles, stems, berries)
Japanese Yew Jimson Weed (leaves, seeds) Jasmine
L
Laburnum (all parts) Lantana (immature berries) Lima Bean (uncooked bean)
Lace Fern Larkspur (all parts) Lobelia (all parts)
Lacy Tree Philodendron Laurel (all parts) Locoweed (all parts)
Lady Slipper Laurel Cherry Lords and Ladies (all parts)
Lily of the Valley (all parts) Lupine
M
Macadamia Nut Meadow Saffron Mock Orange (fruit)
Madagascar Dragon Tree Medicine Plant Monkshood (leaves, roots)
Manchineel Tree Mesquite Moonflower
Marbel Queen Mexican Breadfruit Morning Glory (all parts)
Marijuana (leaves) Mescal Bean (seeds) Mother-in-law
Marsh Marigold Milk Bush Mountain Laurel
Mauna Loa Peace Lily Milkweed Mushrooms (some)
Mayapple (all parts except fruit) Mistletoe (berries) Mustard (root)
N
Nandina Needlepoint Ivy Nightshades (berries, leaves)
Narcissus (bulbs) Nephtytis Nutmeg
Nicotiana
O
Oak (acorns, foliage) Oleander (leaves, branches, nectar) Oxalis
P
Panda Periwinkle Pokeweed
Parlor Ivy Peyote Poppy
Parsnip Philodendron (leaves, stem) Potato (eyes & new shoots, green parts)
Patience Plant Plum (seeds) Precatory Bean
Peace Lily Plumosa Fern Primrose
Peach (leaves, twigs, seeds) Poinsettia (leaves, flowers) Primula
Pear (seeds) Poison Hemlock Privet (all parts)
Pencil Cactus Poison Ivy Purple Thornapple
Peony Poison Oak Poison sumac
Q
Queensland Nut
R
Ranunculus Red Princess Ribbon Plant
Red Emerald Rhododendron (all parts) Ripple Ivy
Red Lily Rhubarb (leaves) Rosary Pea (seeds)
Rubrum Lily
S
Sago Palm Snake Palm Star of Bethlehem
Schefflera Snowdrop (all parts) Stinkweed
Self-branching Ivy Snow-on-the-Mountain (all parts) String of Pearls
Sennabean Solomon’s Seal Sweet Pea (seeds and fruit)
Shamrock Plant Spindleberry Sweet Potato
Silver Pothos Split Leaf Philodendron Sweetheart Ivy
Skunk Cabbage (all parts) Swiss Cheese Plant
T
Tansy Tiger Lily Tomato (leaves, vines)
Taro Vine Toadstools Tree Philodendron
Thornapple Tobacco (leaves) Tulip (bulb)
U
Umbrella Plant
V
Vetch (Hairy) Violet (seeds) Virginia Creeper (berries, sap)
Vinca
W
Walnuts (hulls, green shells) Western Lily Wild Peas
Water Hemlock Wild Carrots Wisteria (all parts)
Weeping Fig Wild Cucumber Wood Lily
Wild Parsnip Wood-rose
Y
Yam Bean (roots, immature pods) Yellow Jasmine Yew (needles, seeds, berries)
Yucca