‘HECATE’, (Goddess of Witches), was one of the first to use wolf bane. She sprinkled her with aconite (wolf bane) juice to turn her into a spider!.
‘ARACHNE’ hanged herself for having dared to challenge.
‘ATHENE’ to a weaving contest, then losing.
This popular garden plant is one of the MOST POISONOUS plants in the garden but it has such a distinctive and unpleasant taste that cases of accidental poisoning are extremely rare though not unknown.