Definition of D stramonium. Meaning of D stramonium. Synonyms of D stramonium

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Definition of D stramonium

D stramonium
Datura Da*tu"ra, n. [NL.; cf. Skr. dhatt?ra, Per. & Ar. tat?ra, Tat?la.] (Bot.) A genus of solanaceous plants, with large funnel-shaped flowers and a four-celled, capsular fruit. Note: The commonest species are the thorn apple (D. stramonium), with a prickly capsule (see Illust. of capsule), white flowers and green stem, and D. tatula, with a purplish tinge of the stem and flowers. Both are narcotic and dangerously poisonous.

Meaning of D stramonium from wikipedia

- now become naturalized in many other regions. Other common names for D. stramonium include thornapple and moon flower, and it has the Spanish name toloache...
- metel L. – devil's trumpet D. quercifolia ****h – oak-leaf thorn-apple D. stramonium L. (syn. D. inermis) – jimsonweed, thorn-apple D. wrightii Regel – sacred...
- described by Avicenna in eleventh century Persia. The closely related D. stramonium differs in having smaller flowers and tooth-edged leaves, and D. wrightii...
- Hyoscyamine (also known as daturine) is a tropane alkaloid. It is a secondary metabolite found in certain plants of the family Solanaceae, including henbane...
- found sources are Atropa belladonna, Datura innoxia, D. metel, and D. stramonium. Other sources include members of the Brugmansia and Hyoscyamus genera...
- Datura metel is a shrub-like annual (zone 5-7) or perennial (zone 8-10) herb, commonly known as devil's trumpet and metel. Datura metel grows in the wild...
- Circe (/ˈsɜːrsi/; Gr****: Κίρκη Kírkē pronounced [kírkɛː]) is a goddess of magic or sometimes a nymph, witch, enchantress or sorceress in Gr**** mythology...
- Datura wrighti, or sacred datura, is the name of a poisonous perennial plant and ornamental flower of southwestern North America. It is sometimes used...
- Serpentine is a terpene indole alkaloid produced by several members of the Apocynaceae family, including Catharanthus roseus and Rauvolfia serpentina....
- Cuscohygrine is a pyrrolidine alkaloid found in coca. It can also be extracted from plants of the family Solanaceae, including Atropa belladonna (deadly...
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