Zigadenus, Meadow Death Camas, Poison Sego Lily, Lobelia
Grass-like perennial with v-shaped leaves. Flowers are white, cream or green, small and grow in clusters. Fruit is a 3 lobed capsule.
Only during drought conditions, unpalatable.
All parts of the plant are toxic.
Occur between one and eight hours of ingestion and include drooling, lack of control, diarrhea, reduced heart rate, weakness, tremors, convulsions, coma, death.
Contains steroidal alkaloids. Can be fatal.
*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.