Datura metel L. Downy Thornapple
Sp.Pl. 1:179 (1753)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Alien to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 13 August 2007

Erect, bushy annual, herb, 0.5-2 m high. Fl. purple/cream-white, Feb to Dec. Sand, loam. Garden escape.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Dampierland, Jarrah Forest, Pilbara, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Perth, Pindanland, Roebourne, Southern Jarrah Forest.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Broome, Corrigin, Karratha, Kojonup, Mandurah, Melville, Perth, South Perth.