Taxon: Datura discolor Bernh.

Genus: Datura
Family: Solanaceae
  Subfamily: Solanoideae
      Tribe: Datureae
Nomen number: 13307
Place of publication: Linnaea 8(Litt. Ber.)138; Neues J. Pharm. Aerzte 26:149. 1833
Name Verified on: 20-Feb-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 20-Feb-1996
Species priority site is: Northeast Regional PI Station (NE9)
Accessions: 7 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • : Mexico
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, - California


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. Flora de Veracruz. 1978- (F Veracruz)
  • Hammer, K. et al. 1983. Vorarbeiten zur monographischen Darstellung von Wildpflanzensortimenten: Datura L., sectiones Dutra Bernh., Ceratocaulis Bernh, et Datura (Kulturpflanze) 31:21.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 1994 (L US Can ed2)
  • Moerman, D. Native American ethnobotany, ed. 5. 1998 (Nat Amer Ethnobot)
  • Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert. 1964 (F SonorDes)
  • Wiggins, I. L. Flora of Baja California. 1980 (F Baja)


Check other web resources for Datura discolor Bernh. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Datura discolor cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image