Datura metel ?

Datura metel ?;   Solanaceae Fortnight : Datura metel : Oman : 26FEB15 : AK-36 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (1) Seen growing wild near a lagoon. Kindly validate.    

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Datura ferox (Naturalized)

Datura ferox L., Demonstr. Pl. 6 1753. (Syn: Datura laevis Bertol.; Datura quercifolia Kunth; Datura villosa Fernald); Images by Darshan Kokate (Identified by Satish Pardeshi) & Narendra Joshi (Inserted by J.M.Garg)     Common name: Fierce Thorn Apple, large thorn-apple, long-spine thorn-apple;   As per efi thread : The two species can be conclusively differentiated from […]

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Datura stramonium

Datura stramonium L., Sp. Pl. 179 1753. (Syn: Datura bernhardii Lundstr. ….; Stramonium foetidum Scop. ….);     Common thornapple, Jimsonweed, thornapple, Jamestown-weed, Devil’s apple;    As per efi thread : In both D. stramonium and D. metel the plants are glabrous, hairy in D. inoxia The deciding difference between D. metel and D. stramonium is that […]

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Datura species

Datura species;       In Krisna WS in A.P. on the bund around a big lake.    Datura for Id 250309JM1 – indiantreepix | Google Groups     Flowers offered to Shiv ji: During recent visit to Chhattisgarh forest I took this picture. Hibiscus and Datura flowers with Marigold were offered to Shiv ji. […]

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Datura metel (Cultivated)

Datura metel L., Sp. Pl. 179 1753. (Syn: Brugmansia waymannii Paxton; Datura aegyptiaca Vis.; Datura alba Rumph. ex Nees; Datura alba F.Muell.; Datura alba var. africana Mattei; ….; Datura fastuosa L.; Datura fastuosa var. alba Bernh.; Datura fastuosa var. flaviflora O.E.Schulz ex O.C.Schmidt; Datura fastuosa var. glabra Bernh.; Datura fastuosa var. parviflora Nees; Datura fastuosa var. […]

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Datura inoxia (Naturalized)

Datura inoxia Mill., Gard. Dict. (ed. 8) no. 5 no. 5 1768.; Images by Nidhan Singh (Validated by Gurcharan Singh) & Gurcharan Singh (Inserted by J.M.Garg) thorn-apple, downy thorn-apple, Indian-apple, moonflower, sacred datura, toloatzin, devil’s trumpet or toloache, Safed dhatura सफ़ैद धतूरा (Hindi), Sagol hidak (Manipuri), Ummata (Malayalam), வெல்லம்மட்டை vellum mattai (Tamil); As per efi thread : […]

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