In some certain cases, if we don’t know how to take care of the plant in appropriate way, it can cause some severe problems.
Growing plant always brings many benefits to people because it can purifies the atmosphere and helps to produce oxide for people’s process of respiration as well as become decoration for cities and houses. Nevertheless, plants can be great friends of human beings if people utilize them correctly or else they can lead to fatal incidents, especially indoor plants.
Recently, a message of a father has gone viral on social networks because he shared his own sad story. He wrote: “My son died because he put a piece of leaf into his mouth and his tongue swelled as a reaction causing him to suffocate”. And his warning has become a hot topic on social sites.
The type of plant that he mentioned here is Dieffenbachia or dumb canes. In fact, the plant is used commonly in many houses as a house potted plant because it is easy to care and great in house or office. However, the plant can cause a number of painful and distressing symptoms such as burning in throat or mouth, damage of cornea of the eye, diarrhea, vomiting…
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