‘Ballerina Purple’ unfolds its exotic, upright flowers filled with many furled, silvery white petals backed in deep purple. As the sun sets, these blossoms send an intoxicating scent floating into the night air. All parts of this plant are poisonous.
Datura is a genus of over a dozen annual and perennial species. We offer a species (Datura metel) from southwestern China with large, trumpet-like flowers that produce a fragrance, especially strong at night. Grow in average to humus-rich, well-drained soil. All parts of these plants are poisonous if ingested.