Lorraine Warnings and Dangers

  • Nancy - France
    Nancy - France
    by solopes
  • "left!", "no, other side", "what are you...
    by Jerelis
  • Warning
    Warning
    by ATLC

Lorraine Warnings and Dangers

  • The devil's turnip, 2...

    The name “bryonia” comes from the ancient Greek “bruein”, to grow, because it grows fast.The term “dioica” indicates that there are male and female bryonies: the two sexes are not on the same plant.The whole plant is toxic, especially its little red berries.Here after, the site of the French emergency poisons units:Centre antipoison

    more
  • The devil's turnip...

    Scientific name: Bryonia dioïca. English: Red-berried bryonyFrench: Bryone, Navet du diableGerman: ZaunrübeDutch: HeggerankBelongs to the family of the CUCURBITACEAE like cucumber, gherkin, courgette! Voluble plant. Bushes and hedges.We call it « Navet du diable » (Devil’s turnip), perhaps because of its toxicity, perhaps for more “commercial”...

    more
  • The nice lady, 2...

    The taste of the fruits is supposed to be very sweet (of course, I never tried!) and children often think the fruits are bilberries.That's why they are the main victims.Here is a site devoted to French emergency poisons units:Centres anti-poisonFrom the fruits of the deadly nightshade was also made a nice green colour that was used by miniaturists...

    more
  • The nice lady...

    Scientific name: Atropa bella dona . English: Deadly nightshadeFrench: BelladoneGerman: TollbeereDutch: TollkirscheFamily of the SOLANACEAE. From the same family: Tobacco, potatoes and tomatoes! Grows in hedges and bushes.Deadly nightshade… Even the name is worrying. Creepy. Probably the main poisoner of local plants.Judge:In the first century AC,...

    more
  • Ask a Question

    Got a question about Lorraine? Get an answer from our Location locals and frequent travelers
  • Write a Review

    Have you been to Lorraine? Write about Lorraine to help travelers.

Lorraine Hotels

See all 269 Hotels in Lorraine

Top Lorraine Hotels

Metz Hotels
185 Reviews - 579 Photos
Nancy Hotels
189 Reviews - 639 Photos
Verdun-sur-Meuse Hotels
79 Reviews - 249 Photos
Domrémy-la-Pucelle Hotels
8 Reviews - 38 Photos
Contrexéville Hotels
3 Reviews - 4 Photos
Condé-Northen Hotels
2 Hotels
Chavelot Hotels
1 Hotel
Briey Hotels
3 Hotels
Bitche Hotels
13 Reviews - 34 Photos
Belleville Hotels
1 Hotel
Basse-Yutz Hotels
1 Hotel
Bar-le-Duc Hotels
7 Reviews - 47 Photos
Augny Hotels
3 Hotels
Andilly Hotels
1 Hotel
Ancemont Hotels
1 Review - 4 Photos

Instant Answers: Lorraine

Get an instant answer from local experts and frequent travelers

76 travelers online now

Comments

Lorraine Warnings and Dangers

Reviews and photos of Lorraine warnings and dangers posted by real travelers and locals. The best tips for Lorraine sightseeing.
Map of Lorraine