Spider Mum (Chrysanthemum morifolium)

Spider Mum
(Chrysanthemum morifolium)
A.K.A.
Mums, Chrysanths

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Distribution:
Chrysanthemums are flowering plants which are native to Asia and Northeastern Europe from the Asteraceae family. Cultivated Modern Chrysanthemums are showier then their wild counterparts. The flower heads come in various forms and can range in look from daisy like to pompons or buttons. Traditionally the flowers are yellow, but they also come in white, purple and red. Chrysanthemum morifolium is considered to be the most important hybrid primarily derived from C. indium, but and other species.

Conditions of Poisoning:
Ingestion, Skin contact

Toxic Principle:
Sesquiterpene, lactones, pyrethrins and other potential irritants

Poisoning Symptoms include:
Vomiting, diarrhea, hyper-salivation, incoordination, dermatitis

CALL YOUR VET FOR TREATMENT OPTIONS
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