Larkspur, or "Poison Weed"

One of 1,872 pamphlets in the series: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) available on this site.

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Report discussing the distribution of larkspur in the western United States, the varieties of larkspur, and its toxic effects if ingested. Discussion concentrates on the plant's toxicity and danger for cattle, as well as possible remedies.

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15 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Marsh, C. Dwight (Charles Dwight); Clawson, A. B. & Marsh, Hadleigh, b. 1888 1913.

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  • Marsh, C. Dwight (Charles Dwight) Physiologist, Drug-Plant, Poisonous-Plant, Physiological, and Fermentation Investigations, Bureau of Plant Industry.
  • Clawson, A. B. "A. B. Clawson, Physiologist, Drug-Plant, Poisonous-Plant, Physiological, and Fermentation Investigations, Bureau of Plant Industry."
  • Marsh, Hadleigh, b. 1888 "Hadleigh Marsh, Laboratory Assistant, Drug-Plant, Poisonous-Plant, Physiological, and Fermentation Investigations, Bureau of Plant Industry."

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Report discussing the distribution of larkspur in the western United States, the varieties of larkspur, and its toxic effects if ingested. Discussion concentrates on the plant's toxicity and danger for cattle, as well as possible remedies.

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15 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Issued May 9, 1913.

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USDA Farmers' Bulletins

The United States Department of Agriculture Farmers' Bulletins were produced to disseminate information about agricultural topics. This collection includes bulletins published between the 1880's and the 1980's.

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  • 1913

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Marsh, C. Dwight (Charles Dwight); Clawson, A. B. & Marsh, Hadleigh, b. 1888. Larkspur, or "Poison Weed", pamphlet, 1913; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc85743/: accessed October 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.