Datura Stramonium – Thorn Apple

Datura Stramonium - Thorn Apple

– FAMILY: Solanaceae   – PLANT DESCRIPTION: Datura Stramonium is a rank-noticing, erect, shaggy annual herb, 0.5 to 2 meters tall with glabrous, green to purplish, strong stems. The roots might be shallow and broadly expanded, yet in a few soils a strong. In the seedling stage, the primary leaves are ovate with pointed tips and few or no lobes. In later stages the leaves, which have an obnoxious odor when squashed, are alternate, ovate to extensively triangular, glabrous, unevenly toothed, 5-25 cm long, 4-25 cm wide, on a petiole…

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