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Location

  • Safari Park

Bloom time (approximate):

  • Spring thru Fall

Gardens

Plants: Species

Jimson Weed Datura stramonium

FAMILY: SOLANACEAE (Potato Family)

J is for Jimsonweed. Although this Datura is toxic, it's been used in ritual ceremonies by Native American tribes throughout the Southwest. The showy white flowers bloom from spring through fall on the outskirts of the Nativescapes Garden.