- The majority of plants have not been tested for toxicity, so don’t assume that any plants not listed as toxic are necessarily harmless.
- Bear in mind that some plants can cause other injuries. For instance, the tips of yucca leaves are often at the right height for a young child’s eye, and rough-edged leaves, rose thorns and so on can also inflict a wound.
- Make sure tetanus vaccinations are kept up to date.
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