Hemlock, plant

$14.30$19.80 incl. GST

Usually Available: all year
Shipping: NOT Western Australia or Tasmania, NOT internationally
Botanical Name: Conium maculatum
Note: poisonous plant, do not ingest
Noxious Weed: Declared noxious weed in NSW, ACT and Victoria


Hemlock plant, Conium maculatum, is also known as Poisonous Hemlock. All parts of Hemlock are very poisonous, do not ingest. The ancient Greeks administered the juice from this plant, as a poison, to execute criminals. Socrates died in this manner. Note: Poisonous Plant. Hemlock plant is native to Europe and adaptable to most soils and conditions. White flowers in spring. Frost resistant but drought tender. A biennial plant, growing to 1.5m x 1.0m.

Please note; this species is a declared, noxious weed in Victoria, ACT and NSW and may not be sold in these states.