Nicotiana alata


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Related to Nicotiana alata: flowering tobacco, Datura stramonium
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Noun1.Nicotiana alata - South American ornamental perennial having nocturnally fragrant greenish-white flowersNicotiana alata - South American ornamental perennial having nocturnally fragrant greenish-white flowers
tobacco plant, tobacco - aromatic annual or perennial herbs and shrubs
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Creamy white Nicotiana alata releases its scent after dark, an alluring prospect on warm summer evenings.
Nicotiana alata, the tobacco plant, has beautiful tubular white flowers which open during the day, but it's in the evening that you will really appreciate their sweetness.
EMBROIDER the air near windows and doors with plants like Nicotiana sylvestris and Nicotiana alata.
For instance, the Kavirajes of Paikgacha used the plants Pterocarpus santalinus, Moringa oleifera, Mirabilis jalapa, Zizyphus mauritiana, Nicotiana alata, and Cissus quadrangularis for treatment of indigestion.
Annuals for Fragrance: Clarkia amoena (farewell-to-spring) Cleome hasslerana (spider flower) Dianthus chinensis (China pink) Erysimum cheiri (wallflower) Heliotropium arborescens (heliotrope) Lathyrus odoratus (sweet pea) Lobularia maritime (sweet alyssum) Matthiola incana (stock) Nicotiana alata (flowering tobacco) Pelargonium spp.
For sheer night-scent, grow Nicotiana alata with white or greenish-yellow flowers.