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#216693 - Jun 18th, 2008 at 07:41 AM Is Star Jasmine Poisonous?  
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Hi All,

Thinking of trying some beautiful Star Jasmine (Madison) in a part-shady spot near a window, but I read somewhere that it is poisonous. Since the yard 'belongs' to my sweet 200+ lb. mastiff, Wally, I must be sure I won't be planting something that will be bad for him. Has anyone ever had a problem with this plant?

Thanks! Karen


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#216732 - Jun 18th, 2008 at 11:33 AM Re: Is Star Jasmine Poisonous? [Re: kjr]  
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200 lb. Mastiff yikes

No, the Star Jasmine is not poisonous.

http://www.aspca.org/site/PageServer?pagename=pro_apcc_nontoxicplants

A link to the ASPCA's list of plants known to be non-toxic. There is a mild disclaimer and other info on that link.


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#216764 - Jun 18th, 2008 at 04:19 PM Re: Is Star Jasmine Poisonous? [Re: Kalar]  
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I have a Mastiff! He thinks he's a lap dog! Picture of Wally? Mine is a 2-year-old 170-pound English Mastiff (puppy), still growing!


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#216771 - Jun 18th, 2008 at 04:58 PM Re: Is Star Jasmine Poisonous? [Re: ND farm girl]  
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Originally Posted by ND farm girl
I have a Mastiff! He thinks he's a lap dog! Picture of Wally? Mine is a 2-year-old 170-pound English Mastiff (puppy), still growing!


Good grief, Charlie Brown!! shock You guys like them big dogs, dontcha?
I would love to have a 'giant' dog but I can't afford the food. lol


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#216807 - Jun 18th, 2008 at 06:49 PM Re: Is Star Jasmine Poisonous? [Re: Kalar]  

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i have star jasmine, never had a problem with my cats or dogs. love dogs, even the big ones. which is why i'm a sucker for them (see critter corner) cats too.

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#223266 - Jul 21st, 2008 at 09:22 PM Re: Is Star Jasmine Poisonous? [Re: kjr]  
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Is ALL honeysuckle toxic for cats or just some varieties? Just purchased a goldflame honeysuckle for my deck but my cat practically lives out there so may have to give this plant away.

#384464 - Oct 20th, 2014 at 08:07 AM Re: Is Star Jasmine Poisonous? [Re: kjr]  
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Thank you for your posts! Very interesting!


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