Are These House Plants Poisonous?

What is the name of these plant and are they poisonous? Thank you very much. Melonie

Hi Melonie,


Pink Cyclamen Plant
Cyclamen Plant

This first plant is a Cyclamen. These plants are considered poisonous and should be kept away from pets and children. Read more about common houseplants that are poisonous in Don’t Feed Me To Your Cat! A Guide to Poisonous Houseplants.

Green Leafy China Doll Plant
China Doll Plant

This plant looks like a China Doll Plant, but if you could email a close up of the leaves I could be more certain. China Doll plants are not poisonous houseplants. Here is a picture of a China Doll to compare to your plant. Let me know what you think.

You can read all of my care tips for a Cyclamen and a China Doll plant in the Popular Houseplant section of the website.