Plants by scientific name

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Common Name: Painted leaf begonia
Scientific Name: Begonia rex
Common Family Name: Begonia family
Scientific Family Name:Begoniaceae
Main toxic Principle:   Insoluble calcium oxalates, soluble oxalates in underground parts
Clinical Signs:   Irritation of skin and mucous membranes, inflammation, vomiting
Common Name: Angel's trumpet
Scientific Name: Brugmansia candida
Common Family Name: Nightshade family
Scientific Family Name:Solanaceae
Main toxic Principle:   Atropine, hyoscine, hyoscyamine
Clinical Signs:   Mydriasis, dry mouth, tachycardia, hypertension, urine retention, hallucination, seizures
Common Name: Akee
Scientific Name: Blighia sapida
Common Family Name: Soapberry family
Scientific Family Name:Sapindaceae
Main toxic Principle:   Hypoglycin A (amino acid), Hypoglycin B (dipeptide)
Clinical Signs:   Severe hypoglycemia, vomiting and diarrhea
Common Name: Yesterday-today-tomorrow
Scientific Name: Brunfelsia spp.
Common Family Name: Nightshade family
Scientific Family Name:Solanaceae
Main toxic Principle:   Atropine, hyoscine, hyoscyamine
Clinical Signs:   Dry mouth, vomiting, sneezing, tachycardia, urine retention, muscle tremors, seizures, death
Common Name: Borage
Scientific Name: Borago spp.
Common Family Name: Borage family
Scientific Family Name:Boraginaceae
Main toxic Principle:   Pyrrolizidine alkaloids
Clinical Signs:   Chronic consumption causes liver damage, hepatogenic encephalopathy, death