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 thornapples or...
- Datura stramonium, known by the common names thorn apple, jimsonweed (jimson weed) or devil's snare, is a plant species in the nightshade family and Datura...
- Datura metel is a shrub-like annual (zone 5-7) or short-lived, shrubby perennial (zone 8-10), commonly known in Europe as Indian Thornapple, Hindu Datura...
- Datura innoxia (often spelled inoxia), known as pricklyburr, recurved thorn-apple, downy thorn-apple, Indian-apple, lovache, moonflower, nacazcul, toloatzin...
- 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 wrightii, commonly known as sacred datura, is a poisonous perennial plant species and ornamental flower of the family Solanaceae native to southwestern...
- Datura leichhardtii is a species of thorn apple in the genus Datura. In 1844, Ludwig Leichhardt is said to have discovered this species in Australia....
- Datura is an Italian techno group. It was created in 1991 by the musicians Ciro Pagano and Stefano Mazzavillani (ex-members of the 1980s-era Italian electro...
- Datura quercifolia, commonly known as the oak-leaved thorn-apple is a small shrub in the genus Datura. It will grow equally well in dry or moist soils...
- acetylcholine. Common examples of deliriants include plants of the genus Datura as well as higher than recommended dosages of Diphenhydramine (Benadryl)...
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