• Pipe Spring National Monument

    Pipe Spring

    National Monument Arizona

Moamop´

Datura

NPS

Datura Wrightii

Paiute people used the dark green leaves of datura, crushed as a poultice, to treat sores and swelling. This traditional medicinal plant was chewed to reduce toothache pain, as well as induce visions. Datura is highly poisonous.

 

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