back to top

10 Lethal Plants That Are In Your Backyard Right Now

Your garden is actually a merciless deathtrap. Frolic at your own risk.

Posted on

1. The deadly nightshade was the inspiration for the nightlock berries in The Hunger Games.

Pop the berries in your mouth and death will strike when you lose your voice, won't be able to breathe, and start having violent convulsions. Imagine, one nom and you're DEAD.


5. If a cow eats white snakeroot, the cow's milk will become poisonous.

In the 1800s, this milk sickness killed a lot of people, including Abraham Lincoln's mother, Nancy Hanks Lincoln. Sounds like my favorite novel, Love in the Time of Lactose-Intolerance.


Every. Tasty. Video. EVER. The new Tasty app is here!