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Oleander

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Oleander (Nerium Oleander)

Cultivated

Evergreen shrub up to 20 feet tall. Leaves are leathery, dark green, long, and narrow to ten inches with pointed tip.

Toxicity

Poisonous

Berries/Fruits

Dry, four-seven inch capsule with small hairy seeds

Flowers

Yellow to rose-pink, purple, or white that bloom in summer

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