Is Osteospermum (African Daisy) leaves poisonous?

jumbojimmy(Australa)August 19, 2007

I was dead-heading my osteospermum 'Lemon symphony' today, and the leaves have this pungent soil-like smell - it was so strong that my nose couldn't take it anymore, so I had to use a mask to cover my mouth and nose area.

Anyone here experience this same problem?

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rhizo_1 (North AL) zone 7

They are not toxic. I don't really mind the aroma of the foliage.

    Bookmark   August 20, 2007 at 2:54PM
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