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09/03/2009 New Poisons Plants Book for NZ Leading Christchurch botanist, Henry Connor, and Poisons Centre Medical Toxicologist Dr John Fountain, have published a book about Poisonous Plants in New Zealand.

"Plants that Poison" is designed to be a helpful guide for New Zealanders. It contains excellent colour photographs, explains which parts are toxic and what to do if a poisoning occurs, as well as interesting myths and legends about poisonous plants.

Order your copy online here, or visit a major NZ bookstore.
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