Poisonous Plants
A number of heirloom flowers are poisonous.  Avoid handling the poisonous ones;  wear heavy gloves to be safe.  Before adding toxic plants to the garden, consider whether small children will be in the vicinity. 
The following list of poisonous plants is not inclusive.  A poison control center or agricultural extension agency can provide a more complete listing.
Genus species Common Name
Aconitum various species Monkshood and others
Atropa belladonna Belladonna
Convallaria majallis Lily of the Valley
Delphinium various species Rocket Larkspur and others
Digitalis various species Foxglove
Hyoscyamus niger Henbane
Solanum nigram Black Nightshade
Solanum dulcamara Bittersweet
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