angel's trumpet


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angel's trumpet

n.
Any of several tropical or subtropical American plants of the genera Brugmansia or Datura in the nightshade family, having large, variously colored trumpet-shaped flowers.
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Noun1.angel's trumpet - South American plant cultivated for its very large nocturnally fragrant trumpet-shaped flowersangel's trumpet - South American plant cultivated for its very large nocturnally fragrant trumpet-shaped flowers
Brugmansia, genus Brugmansia - includes some plants often placed in the genus Datura: angel's trumpets
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
2.angel's trumpet - a South American plant that is cultivated for its large fragrant trumpet-shaped flowersangel's trumpet - a South American plant that is cultivated for its large fragrant trumpet-shaped flowers
Brugmansia, genus Brugmansia - includes some plants often placed in the genus Datura: angel's trumpets
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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If I could only wake at her side, when the angel's trumpet sounds, and the graves give up their dead at the resurrection
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ANGEL'S Trumpet or brugmansia is astounding subtropical herbaceous plants with plenty of gardening pleasure.
If some of the plants, such as scented geraniums, most of the herbs, coleus, red-leaf hibiscus and angel's trumpet, have grown too big to bring inside, then consider harvesting a crop of cuttings from favorite plants.
This plant is also known as Jimson weed, devil's trumpet, angel's trumpet, devil's weed, thorn apple, crazy tea, stinkweed or malpitte.
A lot of people grow datura (Brugmansia suaveolens), otherwise known as Angel's trumpet, in their greenhouses, yet all parts of this plant are poisonous if ingested.
Angel's trumpet (Brugmansia) has hanging trumpets in pink, yellow, orange or white that grow up to 12 inches in size.
Another common plant in this category is Angel's Trumpet, a beautiful, flowering innocent-looking plant that kids in search of a "natural" high use to make hallucinogenic tea).
3) Sharon Pollock's plays Moving pictures, End dreams and Angel's trumpet are newly available in Sharon Pollock: three plays (with an introductory essay by Sherrill Grace).
Do note, however, that the angel's trumpet is highly poisonous and not recommended around children and pets.