Ageratum (Floss Flower)
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- Common Name: Ageratum (Floss Flower)
- Latin Name: Ageratum houstonianum
- Family Name: Asteraceae/Compositae
This plant is toxic to grazing animals and contains pyrrolizidine alkaloids which could cause liver lesions, so it should be avoided near the tortoise enclosure.
Flowers are mostly lilac but are sometimes found in blue, purple, pink and red.