3. Deadly Nightshade
There are a number of alisass that this plant is known under – including Death Cherries and Belladonna. The leaves and berries are very toxic and can actually be the cause of death for children who assume the fruit is safe to eat. The plant has also been found to cause delirious hallucinations, distorted vision, difficulty speaking, convulsions and other physical issues.
If a person does not receive the proper antidote in a timely manner, the person may die as the plant’s toxins can cause unwanted difficulty to bodily functions like breathing and regulating a healthy heart beat.
4. Castor Beans
The actual castor oil is an old-school therapy that is used to help regulate digestion and while it doesn’t taste very good, it won’t cause actual harm. The plant it comes from, however, produces beans that can be fatal within minutes of eating. When producing the oil from these beans, the lethal compound ricin is removed.
If you survive, expect to be dealing with episodes of nausea, diarrhea, seizures and other symptoms that can last up to seven days.