Is poison ivy contagious if you just walk by the plant?


No, You must have direct contact with the urushiol oil in order to have a reaction.  It is highly unlikely for you to get the rash from wind blowing on the plant.

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Unexpected Sources of Poison Ivy or Oak Rash

Check out our infographic for some unexpected sources of poison ivy rash.