Atropa belladonna L.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

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Atropa belladonna (rights holder: gailhampshire) © gailhampshire


             Atropa belladonna (Deadly Nightshade) is a herbaceous perennial plant native to Europe, SW Asia and NW Africa, which has long been known for its toxic properties. It has been used as a poison and a recreational drug. Adding to its negative aura is the fact that it is thought that this plant has been used in practices of witch... Text © mmillereol, with additions and corrections

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