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Name:  chad
Status:   other
Age:   20s
Location: N/A
Country: N/A
Date: Around 1999  


Question:
are the berries of the red tartarian honeysuckle poisonous? I have a two year old who plays in my front yard and I'm always afraid she'll eat the berries. I'd like to be able to relax a little if these berries are not toxic! Please tell me! Thank you so much!



Replies:
Chad,

Yes, it is poisonous; berries known to cause "mild toxicity in children".

http://res.agr.ca/brd/poisonpl/ppcommo2.html

Anthony R. Brach, Ph.D.


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