Pride Of Barbados Plant. As early as the 1657, references to the pride of barbados flower were recorded. Ingestion of barbados pride plants or their seeds can cause barbados pride toxicity in cats.the leaves of this plant contain hydrogen cyanide and the seeds and seed pods contain tannins, both of which are toxic to cats and produce symptoms of gastrointestinal disorder.
Pride of barbados, caesalpinia pulcherrima is a member of the pea family (fabaceae). Caring for a pride of barbados plant. The barbados pride is poisonous for both cats and dogs.