Are Tomato Plant Leaves Edible?

While the fruit of the tomato is edible, the plant's leaves and stems are not. Symptoms of tomato plant poisoning include headache, dilated pupils, stomach pain, diarrhea, vomiting, respiratory and circulatory depression.

Keywords: tomato leaves toxic, tomato plant poisonous, non edible plants

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