Datura Stramonium Jimsonweed
Latin Name: Datura
Names: Datura Stramonium,
Datura, Jimsonweed, Thornapple
origins of this powerful hallucinogenic species of thornapple is uncertain and
it's botanical history ardently argued over. Some authors suggest that Datura
Stramonium is an ancient species that originates in the region of the caspian
sea. Others believe that Mexico or North America is the original habitat. Today
the herb is found throughout North, Central, and South America; North Africa;
Central and Southern Europe; in the near East; and in the Himilayas.
of the Gods"
is not for the novice. It has strong and dangerous properties. Although it is
very popular and sought after it is something that should be treated with the
respect it so adamantly deserves.