Shirley Bovshow is introducing you to plants that are safe for pet owners.

Pet Safe Plants - Home & Family

Sculpted Hedges - Instead of using Boxwood, which is poisonous to most animals that like to munch on it, plant an edible plant like Myrtus! It has a great scent and makes a neat clipped hedge like boxwood...but better!

Flowering Shrubs - Oleanders are HIGHLY toxic to the touch for both people and animals. Lavender Star Flowers (Grewia occidentalis) are just as easy to grow and have beautiful flowers.

Butterfly Attracting Flowers - Instead of planting the toxic Yarrow, plant the colorful Statice and Pentas flowers. They provide nectar for butterflies and make beautiful flowers for dried arrangements!

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