Definition of Datura. Meaning of Datura. Synonyms of Datura

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Definition of Datura

Datura
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 Datura from wikipedia

- Datura is a genus of nine species of poisonous Vespertine flowering plants belonging to the family Solanaceae. They are commonly known as daturas, but...
- Datura stramonium, known by the English names jimsonweed (jimson weed) or devil's snare, is a plant in the nightshade family. Its likely origin was in...
- Datura innoxia, often spelled inoxia (sometimes called by the common names pricklyburr, recurved thorn-apple, downy thorn-apple, Indian-apple, lovache...
- 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...
- Datura wrightii, or sacred datura, is the name of a poisonous perennial plant and ornamental flower of southwestern North America. It is sometimes used...
- Datura is a genus of flowering plants. Datura may also refer to: Datura (band), an Italian dance group Datura, California, a former town in California...
- Datura ferox, commonly known as long spined thorn apple and fierce thornapple, as well as Angel's-trumpets, is a species of Datura. Like all such species...
- Datura is an Italian techno band. It was created in 1991 by the musicians Ciro Pagano and Stefano Mazzavillani (ex-members of the 1980s-era Italian electro...
- Datura is a 2012 first-person adventure game developed by Plastic and published by Sony Computer Entertainment for PlayStation 3. Datura can be pla****...
- Datura discolor, also called the desert thorn-apple, is an herbaceous annual plant native to the Sonoran Desert of western North America, where it grows...
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