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"Poisonous" does not mean deadly. Some manifestations of toxicity are subtle. The dose, as always, determines if a plant is safe source of nutrients or a toxic hazard.

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BRIEF: Is chrysanthemum tea safe to drink?

Is chrysanthemum tea safe to drink?


It is probably OK if you are not an insect. Pyrethrum is made from a particular species grown in the highlands of East Africa and is valued because of its low toxicity to mammals. Some people have allergies or other sensitivities to chrysanthemums, but I am not aware of specific hazards, and don't know anything about what you have there. You are wise to be cautious of herbal teas, though. Sorry i don't have more specific information.