Datura arborea L.

 
  • Family : SOLANACEAE
    (NIGHTSHADE FAMILY OR BRINJAL FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Solanaceae
  • Species : Datura arborea
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Brugmansia arborea (L.) Steud.
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Flower, Fruit : May-December
  • Native : South America
  • Comments : Planted along hedges and fences around coffee estates and gardens.
  • Conservation Status : Regionally Extinct in Wild (EW)
  • Distribution Locality : Kolar district (Karnataka State); Shevaroy Hills (Salem district) (Tamil Nadu State)
  • World Distribution : Cultivated in most parts of the world.
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. http://easternghats.ces.iisc.ernet.in/plants.php?name=Datura arborea. Downloaded on 11 August 2020.

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