Book: Wicked Plants: the Weed that Killed Lincoln’s Mother & Other Botanical Atrocities | Author: Amy Stewart, 2009
“Beware! The Sordid Lives of Plants Behaving Badly…” Check out this lovely little book detailing a selection of some of the most irritating, deadly, and downright obnoxious plants. You will be surprised by the variety of oddities found throughout the world and yes, even in your own backyard! From the “Terrible Toxicodendrons” to “Fatal Fungus”, find all the info you need to identify and avoid close contact with wicked plants. Information includes history, habitat, common names, and beautiful etchings by Briony Morrow-Cribbs and drawings by Jonathon Rosen.