From:Seven Valleys, PA Region: Mid-Atlantic Topic: Shrubs Title: Toxic trees and shrubs in Pennsylvania Answered by: Nan Hampton
I have a long property edge that I have been gradually transforming from a former cattle pasture into a hedgerow of native trees and shrubs. Cattle still graze on the other side. Are there any toxic central PA native shrubs/trees I should be avoiding?
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