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Taxon: Datura inoxia Mill.

Genus: Datura
Family: Solanaceae subfamily: Solanoideae tribe: Datureae.
Nomen number: 13311
Place of publication: Gard. dict. ed. 8: Datura no. 5. 1768
Comment: corrected by some to "innoxia" to preserve historical usage
Name verified on: 16-Jun-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 26-Jul-2004
Species priority site is: Northeast Regional PI Station (NE9).
Accessions: 12 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • angel's-trumpet   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English
  • downy thorn-apple   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English
  • hoary thorn-apple   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • Indian-apple   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English
  • recurved thorn-apple   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • sacred datura   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • thorn-apple   (Source: CRC MedHerbs ) – English
  • harige stinkblaar   (Source: Weeds SAfr 2001 ) – Afrikaans
  • datura   (Source: Weeds Saudi Arabia ) – Arabic
  • tatoora   (Source: Weeds Saudi Arabia ) – Arabic
  • datura innocente   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French
  • teoldogmalpul   (Source: Kulturpflanze 34:95.) – Transcribed Korean
  • datura-européia   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • trombeta-branca   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • trombeteira-branca   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • cacaito   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish
  • toloache   (Source: F Veracruz ) – Spanish (Mexico)
  • mexikansk spikklubba   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - Texas
    Mexico
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Caribbean: Anguilla [natzd.?]; Antigua and Barbuda - Antigua [natzd.?]; Bahamas [natzd.?]; Barbados [natzd.?]; Cuba [natzd.?]; Guadeloupe [natzd.?]; Hispaniola [natzd.?]; Jamaica [natzd.?]; Martinique [natzd.?]; Puerto Rico [natzd.?]; St. Vincent and Grenadines [natzd.?]
    Mesoamerica: Guatemala; Honduras
    Northern South America: Venezuela
    Western South America: Bolivia; Colombia; Ecuador; Peru
    Southern South America: Paraguay

      Naturalized:
  • widely naturalized elsewhere

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

      Other:
  • exact native range in Americas obscure

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45.
  • Chaudhary, S. A. 1987. Weeds of Saudi Arabia and theb Arabian Peninsula.
  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas.
  • Davis, P. H., ed. 1965–1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. ["innoxia"].
  • Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs.
  • Duke, J. A. 1985. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2000. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage.
  • Exell, A. W. et al., eds. 1960–. Flora zambesiaca.
  • Fosberg, F. R. 1959. Nomenclatural notes on Datura L. Taxon 8:55.
  • George, A. S., ed. 1982. Flora of Australia. 29:193–194.
  • Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. 1978–. Flora de Veracruz.
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. [re. Brazilian common names].
  • Hammer, K. et al. 1983. Vorarbeiten zur monographischen Darstellung von Wildpflanzensortimenten: Datura L., sectiones Dutra Bernh., Ceratocaulis Bernh, et Datura. Kulturpflanze 31:18.
  • Henderson, L. 2001. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12. ["innoxia"].
  • Holm, L. et al. 1979. A geographical atlas of world weeds. ["innoxia"].
  • Howard, R. 1974–1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. ["innoxia"].
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  • Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. 1999. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75.
  • Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  • Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1953–1972. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. ["innoxia"].
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. 1936–1971. Flora of Peru.; new ser. 1980-
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2.
  • Merxmüller, H., ed. 1966–1972. Prodromus einer flora von Sudwestafrika. ["innoxia"].
  • Mun-Chan, B. et al. 1986. A checklist of the Korean cultivated plants. Kulturpflanze 34:95.
  • Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource). ["innoxia"].
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963–. Flora iranica. ["innoxia"].
  • Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. ["innoxia"].
  • Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins. 1964. Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert.
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946–1976. Flora of Guatemala.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea. ["innoxia"].
  • Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource).
  • Wiggins, I. L. 1980. Flora of Baja California.
  • Willis, J. H. 1970–1972. A handbook to plants in Victoria. ["innoxia"].
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
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Check other web resources for Datura inoxia Mill.:

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP: North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Datura inoxia cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.
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