Green Patch: 3 Toxic Plant Lookalikes

Avoid these poisonous plants that look like garden favorites.

It is easy to mistake deadly foxglove (Digitalis purpurea), at left, for comfrey (Symphytum officinale), at right, in the early spring. Although foxglove is a beautiful cottage garden biennial, it is also deadly.
Photos by Rob Cardillo (left) and Steven Foster (right)