Daily Archives: September 14, 2015


Sacred Datura Datura Meteloides

Datura or Datura meteloides is one of my personal favorites for its drought tolerance, tolerance of poor soil, striking appearance, and mysterious nature.   This plant is considered an icon of the Southwest thanks to Georgia O’Keeffe’s many famous paintings of the plant. Datura has a long history with the Native peoples of the Southwest and was