Lords and Ladies

Category
Indoor Plants
Health Rating
Poisonous
Latin Name
Arum maculatum

Description

Lords and Ladies (arum maculatum) is a plant found in wooded areas with a large greenish yellow flower similar looking to a calla lily, with very large dark green leaves and a bright red stalk of berries.

For Your Pet

All parts, especially the berries, are extremely poisonous to humans and your pets. Symptoms include severe pain in the mouth and throat. Most animals will stop chewing as soon as it enters the mouth because of the immediate pain.

Warning

Do not feed your pet Lords and Ladies (arum lilies) as they can cause serious illness and possible death.

Resources

If you believe that your pet has been poisoned immediately call your vet or one of the animal poison control hotlines on this list.

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