Stellaria, Common Chickweed, Star Chickweed, Mouse-ear Chickweed
An annual herb which grows up to 8 inches, with fine hairs on its stem. Leaves are small, oval and pointed and grow in pairs. Flowers are white with five petals.
Only during drought conditions, it takes a large quantity to create toxicity in an animal.
All parts of the plant are toxic.
Very little information about symptoms. The toxin must be a mild irritant.
Contains spaonins and large quantities can be toxic.
*It should be noted that we are not veterinarians. This information is written specifically for horses and should be used for reference purposes only. If you think your horse has eaten something toxic call your vet right away.