Why Are Some Plants Poisonous?

Ecology & Me

Apr 6 2021 • 8 mins

Why have some plants evolved to be poisonous? Why do some plants have some poisonous parts and some non-poisonous parts? What does poisonous actually mean, anyway?


I sat down with herbalist Kathryn Solie to get some answers.


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Episode recorded, mixed and produced by Kate Douglas


Theme song is by Matthew Dean Marsh


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