Devil's Trumpet (Datura)

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Showy
Toxicity: Other: All parts of the plant are toxic.
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots


Garden Makeovers:  Moon GardenGarden Makeovers: Moon Garden
October 4, 2012

Did you ever think about giving your gardens a total makeover? My newest garden is probably ten years old and over the years it has had additions randomly tucked in here and there. I've been thinking about a change and I think I'll start with white. How about a Moon Garden where an old patchwork garden used to be?

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Plant Events from our members
MrsBinWY On April 7, 2018 Potted up
26 pots with 2-3 per pot (guess the seeds were mature after all!)
MrsBinWY On March 20, 2018 Seeds germinated
1, ~4 showing on 3-22 (moved them to the heat mat, under lights)
MrsBinWY On March 10, 2018 Seeds sown
soaked lots of seeds from Nick's 2016 garden (double purple, seeds might not have matured) a couple hours; sowed in milk jug @ warm room temp
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Looks like a different variety by SpringGreenThumb Jul 13, 2016 4:55 AM 8
Double purple Devil's trumpet not so purple by Biggin0612 Oct 7, 2018 2:34 PM 2
Preparing my vegetable garden soil by Gowacky Oct 9, 2018 8:31 AM 27
Tropical herbaceous perennials by purpleinopp Sep 23, 2018 5:34 AM 2
Please ID by BeKind Sep 20, 2018 7:27 PM 1
Plant Identification by AlexanderAnderson Sep 15, 2018 10:13 AM 5
moon plant by reginaswinborne Sep 6, 2018 6:27 AM 12
Please ID by BeKind Aug 29, 2018 1:03 PM 10
and yet another one! by SnowCronan Aug 24, 2018 8:44 PM 9
Plant / flower ID please by delirow Aug 21, 2018 10:43 PM 2
vine in the window box on a street in upstate NY by skylark Aug 13, 2018 6:10 PM 5

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