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Webado Webada

@Dave Conrad, aren't the castor beans seriously poisonous? The advice I read is, if you plant them, don't allow the plant to seed, remove the flowers early. And since the ricin poison is in the seeds, careful with handling them.


   
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Dave Conrad

@webado webada, I've read that they're poisonous to animals. The ricin in the seeds is not enough to poison a human. It would take a large amount of ricin for that. its a beautiful plant!

   
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Webado Webada

I know it's beautiful, but I have heard the the seeds are highly poisonous to humans as well. Most animals are smarter than humans when it comes to avoiding poisonous plants. I'd not monkey around with this.


   

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