Arisaema, Bog Onion, Brown Dragon, Indian Turnip, Wild Turnip
A stemless plant that grows up to two feet. Leaves have three parts and long stalks. Flower is a spadix (jack) covered by green / brown / purple / white spathe (the pulpit). Fruit is a red berry that grows in clusters.
Only during drought conditions, unpalatable.
The whole plant is toxic.
Burning and irritation of mouth and throat, diarrhea, gastrointestinal upset, swelling of tongue and mouth, runny eyes, colic, excessive thirst.
Contains calcium oxalate crystals which 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.