Well the images and ideals surrounding Nightshade Plants may not be that far off from the truth. Many of these sprouts, herbs, and vegetables contain ingredients that are used within modern and herbal medicines.
Although these plants and their chemical components are generally used to promote good health some of their properties can indeed be toxic when consumed in large quantities or when given to people who have a food sensitivity or autoimmune disorder.
Nightshade plants are more common than one might first presume. Many people do not realize that some of the foods growing in their garden fall under this category and may not be all that healthy for some members of their family to consume.
Nightshades are plants which have developed a means of self defense against pred…