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Before we dive into the list, however, I should make it clear that practically all wild animals tend to avoid human contact and don’t present much of a threat unless they are provoked, shocked, surprised, or protecting their young from harm. To learn how to identify and avoid dangerous poisonous plants in Florida, check out the publications below. More and more tourists and inhabitants of Florida are having their vacation ruined by venomous snakes, poisonous spiders and stinging insects. That’s not only concerning for pet owners. Five to six feet is not uncommon. Gerald on October 11, 2020: So, looking at the bite area how do you associate that with a bug? The plants, depending on the type, produce different allergic reactions. Southeast Florida is home to two poisonous trees, the poisonwood and the manchineel. Skunkvine can be found in at least 17 counties in central and north Florida. My list includes the southern copperhead, eastern diamondback, and the cottonmouth. 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