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Datura metel var fastuosa (Thorn Apple, Devil's Trumpet)

Type: Species | Edit History      Plant ID - 9001852

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Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Solanales
Family: Solanaceae
Genus: Datura
Species: Datura metel var fastuosa
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Plant Types edit
  • Annual
  • Shrub
Zones / Hardiness edit
  • 11 (Above 40 F / Above 4 C)
Height (Maximum) edit
  • 2 to 5 feet (60 cm to 1 1/2 m)
Spread (Maximum) edit
  • 2 to 5 feet (60 cm to 1 1/2 m)
Flowering Start edit
  • July
Flowering End edit
  • September
Leaf Colour edit
  • Green - Dark
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Suitable For edit
  • Border/Bed
  • Container/Patio
Sun Exposure edit
  • Partial Shade
Soil Types edit
  • Well-drained
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Bloom Colour edit
  • Purple
Wildlife Value edit
Propagation Techniques edit
  • Seed
Skill Level edit
  • Some Experience
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