Plant identification shorts 

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The autumn crocus

The popular summer plant in a short portrait with the most important identification features.

In case of poisoning, immediately inform the poison control center.

Poisonous plant of the year 2010

Toxicity: All parts are highly toxic. Active ingredients: Colchin

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Distribution:  The plant grows in marshy meadows.    Growth form:  It reaches a height of up to 35 cm. Leaves: The leaves have a lanceolate shape and are dark green in color.

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Blossom: The flowers reach 5 to 25 cm. They are pale pink in color. Flowering time: august - november Fruit:   A seed pod containing up to 200 highly toxic seeds. Endangerment of the plant: Red List status: not endangered

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