‘At the height of North American summer, many plants are at their most dangerous.
We don’t normally think of plants as particularly scary organisms. But this rather entertaining Reddit thread will make you reconsider that assumption.’
‘Water hemlock looks a lot like Queen Anne’s Lace, another plant with small white flowers.
To tell the difference, remember that Queen Anne’s Lace has a single red blossom at the heart of its bunch of white flowers.
Water hemlock is one of the most common poisonous plants throughout the US and UK.
If you eat it, the plant can cause seizures that may lead to death.’