Datura, that’trumpet also known for its beautiful angels inflorescence is a very interesting and decorative shrub.
He fears frost and loves the sun to deliver throughout the’was a beautiful bloom.
In short, that’you should know:
Name : Brugmansia, stramonium dutra, cerataucola
Family : Solanaceae
Type : Shrub
Height : 2 to 5 m
Exposure : Sunlight
Ground : Rich enough
Foliage : Evergreen
Flowering : May to September
It is best to plant the datura spring in a mixture of soil, compost and amendment.
Choose a sheltered from the wind and sunny.
- Follow us planting tips.
Sowing under shelter Available from March to set up in May.
If you live in a region where it freezes the fort’winter (Below -5 °) prefer a culture veranda or enter your datura during the coldest months in a where it does not freeze.
In the early spring.
Datura do not afraid size, it can be severe.
Be careful when you prune to protect your hands because this shrub is rich in alkaloids and therefore very toxic.
Namely the datura:
This beautiful shrub with a remarkable flowering, generous and fragrant trumpet-shaped.
He comes from warm regions’South America and will struggle to s’adapt to climates where frost is common.
Water regularly but not excessively during hot and put a Mulching at the foot of’shrub during’winter.
Malignant Council on the datura:
Make a regular supply and limited organic fertilizer during the flowering period to stimulate it.