poisonous plants in the garden

Asked May 31, 2016, 7:27 PM EDT

I have contracted a poison ivy like rash, but don't see any poison ivy in our yard. What other poisonous plants am I likely to find in my yard? I live in Silver Spring. Pictures?

Montgomery County Maryland poisonous plants skin sensitive

1 Response

The spurges,Euphorbia,spp. produce a white ,milky material that can be irritating to the skin of some individuals. Attached is a list of plants that can be irritating to some people. https://web.extension.illinois.edu/jsw/downloads/PlantsThatCauseSkinIrritationFactSheet.pdf