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Latex

Sticky substance, usually white, found in the tissues of many plants (e.g. figs and euphorbias) and exuding from any cut or wound. Natural rubber is derived from a plant latex. Latexes are not poisonous in themselves but are associated with poisonous sap in some plant groups.

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