Many of us who love having houseplants in our homes also have pets. But many tropical plants we use as houseplants can harm our feline friends. Cats may often chew on the leaves of interior plants and we should be aware of potential toxicity in some of the more common houseplants.

Below is a list of potential toxic and non-toxic houseplants to felines.

Toxic

Asparagus Fern
Dracaena
Dieffenbachia
Elephant Ear
Cyclamen
Philodendron
Jade Plant
Aloe
Pothos
Sago Palm
Croton
Poinsettia
Peace Lily
Monstera
Sanseveria
Kalanchoe
English Ivy
Ficus

Non-Toxic

Spider Plant
Palms (excluding Sago Palm)
African Violet
Boston Fern
Burros Tail
Cast Iron Plant
Bromeliad
Christmas Cactus
Staghorn Fern
Tillandsia (Air Plant)
Hens and Chicks


Sources:
www.aspca.com / www.petmed.com / www.purina.com / www.petpoisonhelpline.com / www.savvygardening.com / www.bhg.com