Friday, 15 August 2014

Devil's Trumpet (Datura stramonium)

Seen on a bush walk, whilst climbing into a cave. 

This plant is also known as Jimson weed, devil’s trumpet, angel’s trumpet, devil’s weed, thorn apple, crazy tea, stinkweed. The seeds are known as malpitte (crazy pips). 

All parts of the plant are extremely poisonous.

Tuesday, 6 May 2014