Glechoma hederacea, Ground Ivy, Creeping Charley, Gill-Over-the-Ground, Catsfoot, Field Balm, Run-Away-Rovin, Tunhoof, Alehoof
Perennial, evergreen creeping vine, with long, erect flowering stems. Leaves grow opposite, have blunt teeth, and are bright shiny green fan shapes. Flowers are light blue / purple, grow in tubes and directed towards one side of the stem.
Only during drought conditions, unpalatable.
The whole plant is toxic.
Irritation of mouth and tongue, diarrhea
Very little information about the toxicity and dangers associated with this plant.
*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.