The 10 Most Poisonous Plants in the World!

Plants are not very mobile, thus, they have developed a variety of ways of protecting themselves from anything herbivorous. Many plants have evolved spikes, stings and even unpleasant tastes if ingested. However, many have evolved to be so poisonous that anything eating them was unlikely to ever do so again. Here is the list of names for the 10 most poisonous plants on earth.

10. Oleander (Nerium oleander)

9. White snakeroot (Ageratina altissima)

8. Manchineel (Hippomane mancinella)

7. Suicide Tree (Cerbera odollam)

6. Deadly nightshade (Atropa belladonna)

5. Lily of the Valley (Convallaria majalis)

4. Hemlock

3. Castor Bean (Ricinus communis)

2. Aconite (Aconitum napellus)

1. Rosary Pea (Abrus precatorius)

To read more on why and how each plant is dangerous please visit: http://www.planetdeadly.com/nature/most-poisonous-plants

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