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Gardenia

Severity scale:

This evergreen shrub can grow from 2 to 8 feet tall, depending on the variety. These shrubs have round, white, fragrant flowers with dark green, gloosy leaves and strong scented, sweet flowers. They can be very hard to grow, as they're best suited for warm, tropical climates. Fortunately, if your pet were to ingest a little of these flowers or even just chomp on the plant's leaves, if there's any reaction to the plant, it will generally just be mild stomach upset symptoms, including possible mild vomiting and/or nausea.

Other names: 
Gardenia jasminoides, Cape Jasmine
Toxic to: 
Dogs and Cats
Symptoms: 
Generally mild nausea and vomiting
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