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Acorns

Acorns

The young leaves and fruits (acorns) of all species of oak are poisonous to stock, especially sheep and cattle.

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Maggy Wassilieff, 'Poisonous plants and fungi - Animals and poisonous plants', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/9788/acorns (accessed 5 August 2021)

Story by Maggy Wassilieff, published 24 Sep 2007