Perennial herbs with long, flowering stems, can be branched or simple, hollow or solid. Flowers have six lobes and comes in a variety of colors.
Only during drought conditions, unpalatable. Generally planted ornamentally in landscaping.
Leaves and roots.
Gastrointestinal upset, bloody diarrhea, excessive drooling.
Contains a glycoside called iridin which upsets the gastrointestinal 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.