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Sacred Datura (Datura wrightii) photos showing entire plant (upper left, Sue Smith,, University of Arizona); seed pod or fruit (lower left, Sue Smith,, University of Arizona); and hawkmoth visiting flower. (Mike Lewinski from Tres Piedras, NM, United States / CC by

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Sacred Datura (Datura wrightii) is a large, sprawling, native perennial that grows across Arizona between 1,000 and 7,000 feet elevation. It is a member of the family Solanaceae making it a relative of the tomato, potato, pepper, and eggplant.

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