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Deadly Datura

Posted: Tuesday, September 11th, 2007 @ 11:35 am in Flowers | Comments Off on Deadly Datura

One of the Southwest’s most attractive plants, the Sacred Datura, is also one of its most deadly. Every now and then newspapers carry the grisly story of someone who, after experimenting with a species of Datura, wanders for days through desert delusions until brought down by the searing heat. While seeking heavenly visions, the user […]

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