Safe Plant list for Chameleons

A

ABELIA (Abelia grandiflora) 
AFRICAN DAISY (Arctotis) 
ALYSSUM, SWEET (Lobularia maritima or Alyssum maritimum) 
AMERICAN ELM also ELM (Ulmus americana) 
ANTHEMIS also known as CHAMOMILE (Anthemis) 
ARBUTUS (Epigaea repens) 
ASPARAGUS FERN (Asparagus plumosus or A. setaceus) 
ASPEN (Populus tremuloides) – Tree 
ASTER (Aster – all species) 
B

BABY’S BREATH also known as GYPSOPHILA (Gypsophila elegans) 
BABY’S TEARS (Helxine soleirolii) 
BACHELOR BUTTONS also CORNFLOWER (Centaurea cyanus) 
BEGONIA (Begonia Corallina de Lucerna) 
BENJAMINA also FICUS also WEEPING FIG (Ficus benjamina) 
BIRCH (Betula) – Tree 
BIRD’S NEST FERN (Asplenium nidus) 
BOSTON FERN (Nephrolepis exaltata bostoniensis) 
BOUGAINVILLEA (Bougainvillea glabra) – Vine 
BRIDAL VEIL also known as TAHITIAN BRIDAL VEIL (Tripogandra multiflora) 
C

CALENDULA also POT MARIGOLD (Calendula officinalis) 
CAMELLIA (Camellia japonica) 
CAST-IRON PLANT (Aspidistra elatior) 
CHAMOMILE also ANTHEMIS (Anthemis) 
CHICKWEED (Stellaria media) 
CHINESE HIBISCUS also HIBISCUS also ROSE OF CHINA (Hibiscus rosasinensis) 
CISSUS also KANGAROO VINE also GRAPE IVY (Cissus antarctica) – Vine 
COLEUS (Coleus blumei) 
CORNFLOWER also BACHELOR BUTTONS (Centaurea cyanus) 
CORN PLANT (Dracaena fragrans) 
COTTONWOOD (Populus deltoides) – Tree 
CRABAPPLE (Malus) – Tree 
CUT-LEAF PHILODENDRON also SPLIT-LEAF PHILODENDRON (Monstera deliciosa) 
D

DAISY, AFRICAN (Arctotis) 
DAISY, LIVINGSTON also ICE PLANT (Dorotheanthus bellidiformis or Mesembryanthemum criniflorum) 
DANDELION (Taraxacum officinale) 
DILL (Anethum graveolens) 
DRACAENA (Dracaena – all species) 
E

EASTER CACTUS (Rhipsalidopsis rosea) – Cactus/Succulent 
ECHEVERIA also PAINTED LADY (Echeveria derenbergii) – Cactus/Succulent 
ELK’S HORN FERN also STAGHORN FERN (Platycerium bifurcatum) 
ELM also AMERICAN ELM (Ulmus americana) 
EMERALD RIPPLE also PEPEROMIA (Peperomia caperata) 
F

FICUS also BENJAMINA also WEEPING FIG (Ficus benjamina) 
FIRE THORN (Pyracantha) 
FUCHSIA (Fuchsia) 
G

GARDENIA (Gardenia jasminoides) 
GERANIUM (Pelargonium sp.) 
GLOXINIA (Sinningia speciosa hybrids) 
GYPSOPHILA also BABY’S BREATH (Gypsophila elegans) 
GOLD-DUST DRACAENA (Dracaena godseffiana) 
GOLDEN POTHOS (Scindapsus aureus) – not to be digested in large quantities 
GRAPE IVY also CISSUS also KANGAROO VINE (Cissus antarctica) – Vine 
H

HEAVENLY BAMBOO (Nandina domestica) 
HENS AND CHICKENS (Sempervivum tectorum) – Cactus/Succulent 
HIBISCUS also CHINESE HIBISCUS also ROSE OF CHINA (Hibiscus rosasinensis) 
HONEYSUCKLE (Lonicera) – Vine 
HOYA also WAX PLANT (Hoya carnosa) – Vine 
I

ICE PLANT also LIVINGSTON DAISY (Dorotheanthus bellidiformis or Mesembryanthemum criniflorum) 
IMPATIENS also PATIENCE PLANT (Impatiens sultanii or Impatiens wallerana) 
INDIAN HAWTHORN (Raphiolepis indica) 
J

JADE PLANT (Crassula argentea) 
JAPANESE ARALIA (Fatsia japonica) 
JASMINE (Jasmine officinale grandiflorum) 
K

KALANCHOE (Kalanchoe) – Cactus/Succulent 
KANGAROO VINE also CISSUS also GRAPE IVY (Cissus antarctica) – Vine 
KENTUCKY COFFEE TREE (Gymnocladus) – Tree – Coffee is Toxic 
L

LAVENDER also ENGLISH LAVENDER (Lavandula officinalis or Lavandula spica) 
LILAC (Syringa) 
LIVINGSTON DAISY also ICE PLANT (Dorotheanthus bellidiformis or Mesembryanthemum criniflorum) 
M

MAIDENHAIR FERN (Adiantum pedatum) 
MANZANITA (Arctostaphylos) 
MOCK ORANGE (Philadelphus) 
MOSES-IN-THE-CRADLE (Rhoeo spathacea or Rhoeo discolor) 
MULBERRY (Morus alba) – Tree 
N

NASTURTIUM (Tropaeolum majus) 
NORFOLK ISLAND PINE (Araucaria heterophylla) 
P

PAINTED LADY also ECHEVERIA (Echeveria derenbergii) – Cactus/Succulent 
PAMPAS GRASS (Cortaderia selloana) 
PARLOR PALM (Chamaedorea elegans bella) 
PARSLEY (Petroselinum crispum) 
PASSIONFLOWER (Passiflora caerulea) – Vine 
PATIENCE PLANT also IMPATIENS (Impatiens sultanii or Impatiens wallerana) 
PEPEROMIA also EMERALD RIPPLE (Peperomia caperata) 
PETUNIA (Petunia hybrida) 
PIGGYBACK PLANT (Tolmiea menziesii) 
PILEA (Pilea sp.) 
POPLAR (Populus) – Tree 
POT MARIGOLD also CALENDULA (Calendula officinalis) 
PRAYER PLANT (Maranta leuconeura kerchoveana) 
PURPLE PASSION also PURPLE VELVET also VELVET PLANT (Gynura aurantiaca) 
R

ROSE OF CHINA also CHINESE HIBISCUS also HIBISCUS (Hibiscus rosasinensis) 
RUBBER PLANT (Ficus elastica decora) 
RUSSIAN OLIVE (Elaeagnus angustifolia) – Tree 
S

SENSITIVE PLANT (Mimosa pudica) 
SPIDER PLANT (Chlorophytum comosum vittatum) 
SPLIT-LEAF PHILODENDRON also CUT-LEAF PHILODENDRON (Monstera deliciosa) 
SPRUCE (Picea sp.) – Tree 
SQUIRREL’S-FOOT FERN (Davallia trichomanoides or Davallia bullata) 
STAGHORN FERN also ELK’S HORN FERN (Platycerium bifurcatum) 
STAR JASMINE (Trachelospermum jasminoides) 
SWEDISH IVY (Plectranthus nummularius – often sold as Plectranthus australis) 
SWEET ALYSSUM (Lobularia maritima or Alyssum maritimum) 
SWORD FERN also WESTERN SWORD FERN (Polystichum munitum) 
T

TAHITIAN BRIDAL VEIL also BRIDAL VEIL (Tripogandra multiflora) 
TI PLANT (Cordyline terminalis) 
TREE MALLOW (Lavatera trimestris) 
U

UMBRELLA PLANT (Schefflera arboricola) 
V

VELVET PLANT also PURPLE PASSION, PURPLE VELVET (Gynura aurantiaca) 
W

WANDERING JEW (Zebrina pendula) 
WAX BEGONIA (B. semperflorens) 
WAX PLANT also HOYA (Hoya carnosa) – Vine 
WEEPING FIG also BENJAMINA also FICUS (Ficus benjamina) 
WILLOW (Salix sp.) – Tree 
Y

YUCCA (Yucca filamentosa) 
Z

ZEBRA PLANT (Aphelandra squarrosa) 
ZINNIA (Zinnia elegans hybrids)