Cicuta douglasii (Water Hemlock)

Order Apiales, Family Apiaceae, Genus Cicuta


This dangerously toxic plant frequents wet areas on Magnolia. If you find these in your meadow with livestock, please contact CSU Extension (303) 678-6238 (check as number may not be current). Also, don't handle these plants without gloves, and keep children away from them. This plant is actually considered the most toxic plant in North America.