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Conium maculatum L

Conium maculatum L.

Poison hemlock

Elevation: 1400-2135 m

Height: 5-30 dm

Plant is deadly poisonous, the alkaloids produced by the plant can cause paralysis of respiratory muscles.

Photo by Brady Allred

Photo by Brady Allred

Photo by Brady Allred

Photo by Brady Allred

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