Taxon  Report   2620 
Datura ferox  L.
Chinese thornapple
Datura ferox
© 2012 Jake Ruygt
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Datura ferox
© 2001 CDFA
Datura ferox, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Datura ferox
© 2012 Jake Ruygt
Genus: Datura
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Datura quercifolia
More information about  Datura ferox
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 28, 2017).

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