Flowers Full of Toxins

Flowers Full of Toxins:
After discussing the rare flowers in the world, we now turn to see a collection of flowers contain substances which, when abused is very dangerous for the body.

A. Opium


Opium is actually used in the pharmaceutical world, but more often misused as a narcotic-producing flowers, because it has a powerful hallucinogenic effect.

Method of processing a drug, namely by cutting the fruit to remove the sticky white sap. Once dry, the sap will change color to brown. The content of the sap contains a mixture of natural narcotic alkaloids, including morphine and codeine. Morphine is acetylated to produce diacetylmorphine useful (or better known as heroin).

Opium is the most dangerous kind of narcotic. The content is consumed by direct swallowed or taken with tea, coffee or smoked with tobacco or sheesha (tobacco-style Middle East).


2. Daphne


Interest is also known by the name Daphne Lady Laurel or plant paradise. All parts of the flower is poisonous but the most toxic parts centered on the sap and fruit. Daphne contain mezerine and daphnin, which is a powerful toxin and can cause severe abdominal pain, headache, diarhea, and madness. If the fruit of Daphne in the consumption rate in excess, can cause coma and even death.


3. Lilly of the valley


Lilly of the valley looks very beautiful and seem harmless, but do not be fooled by appearances. This flower looks like Daphne is very toxic.

Although only consume one or two doses of this bell-shaped flowers that will not be fatal, but if eaten in sufficient quantities can cause a lot of pain in the mouth, vomiting, cramps throughout the body, and diarrhea. Toxins in this flower can also cause cardiac dysfunction and heart rate fell.


4. Aconitum


Some species are used as a poison Acotinum on arrows. Minaro tribes in Ladakh use to hunt goats napellus Acotinum male forest. While in Japan, interest Ainus use it to hunt bears. Chinese people also use it for hunting and war. If you touched the tip will result in a state of numbness and burning.


5. Atrope Bella Donna


Recognized as one of the most poisonous plants in the West Hemisphere, Belladona contain tropane alkoids potential for harm. All parts of this plant is dangerous, but the most dangerous part is the fruit that seems to good to eat.

Symptoms that would occur from the venom of this flower is dilated pupils, blurred vision, headaches, hallucinations and insanity. Atropine is a poison contained in this flower that can disrupt the nervous system and cause respiratory problems, frequent melehmahnya sweating and heart rate.


6. Conium


This poisonous flower belongs to the family Apiaceae and can be found in Europe and southern Africa. One species is conium maculatum, also called poison hemlock. These flowers are from Europe, western Asia and northern Africa.

This flower contains many alkaloids that can be deadly to humans and livestock. One example is very similar to coniine and nicotine, can interfere with the workings of the central nervous system. What will typically happen from conium poisoning is muscle paralysis and respiratory system so that the heart and brain are not getting enough oxygen.


7. Nerium Oleander


Oleander is known as one of the most poisonous plants on earth, is often used for suicide in South India. Various kinds of poison contained in all parts of this plant, such as oleandrin and neriine, which causes nervous system disorders, digestive disorders, and circulatory system work.

Worse, all the symptoms that will occur simultaneously. Victims will experience symptoms of loss of consciousness, body shaking, extreme pain, coma, and death. The sap can cause skin irritation and blindness in the eye.


8. Datura


Datura flowers shaped like a cone-shaped, contains alkaloids that enough. They have been used for hundreds of years as a toxic hallucinogen. In some places in Europe and Inda, Datura is used to commit murder and suicide.


9. Angel's Trumpet


Do not be fooled by its name, beautiful, these plants contain toxins that are deadly to humans and animals. These flowers can provide a powerful hallucinogenic effect because it contains tropane alkaloids.


10. Autumn Crocus


Autumn Crocus is one of the most poisonous plants in the world. These flowers contain colchicine which is a deadly drug that is used to treat gout. Toxins contained in this rate by a kind of arsenic that there is no cure. When this plant poisoning, can cause loss of blood pressure and heart disease.





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Flowers Full of Toxins