Aquilegia, Culverwort, Granny’s Bonnet, Granny’s Nightcap
Perennnial herb plant that can grow up to 2 feet. Stems are branched and hairy. Leaves are pinnate. Flowers are showy and come in a variety of different colors.
Only during drought conditions, unpalatable.
All parts of the plant are toxic, highest concentration in the seeds and roots.
Gastrointestinal upset, lack of coordination, diarrhea.
Contain cardiogenic toxins and aconitum which affects cardiovascular system.
*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.