Scientific Name: Datura metel
Common Name: Sadadhatura
Other Common Names:
Black Datura, Dhatoora, Gawz
Mathil, Horn Of Plenty, Indian Apple, Kachubang, Ke-Tyosen-Asagao, Kechubong,
Kechubong Hitam, Kechubong Puteh, Ketjoeboeng, Kidi Ganian, Kuchubong, L, Man
T'O Lo, Metel, Pricklyburr, Sadadhatura, Safeer Al Soltan, Tatula, Thorn Apple,
Plant Type: Annual
Where To Plant: Full Sun to Partly Shady
Soil Types: Average
Zones (See US Zone map): 9-11
Number of Seeds Per Pack: 25
Notes: POISONOUS, Used in India for coughs, asthma, and bronchitis. Leaves used as poultice for rhematic joints and lumbago.
DATURA METEL. Used in India like stramonium in treatment of asthma, whooping cough and bronchitis. Poultice of leaves used for rheumatic swellings of the joints, lumbago, painful tumours.
Any statement made concerning medical
conditions treated with this herb is not intended as sound medical advice. The
seeds are NOT to be ingested only planted. Herbs need to taken only with
the guidance of a trained physician or established herblist.