Plantae > Tracheophyta > Magnoliopsida > Solanales > Solanaceae > Brugmansia > Brugmansia suaveolens

Brugmansia suaveolens (angel's-tears)

Synonyms: Datura arborea; Datura gardneri; Datura suaveolens; Pseudodatura suaveolens

Wikipedia Abstract

Brugmansia suaveolens, Brazil's white Angel Trumpet, also known as Angel's Tears, is a South American species of flowering plants that grow as shrubs or small trees with large fragrant flowers.
View Wikipedia Record: Brugmansia suaveolens

Endangered Species

Status: Extinct in the wild
View IUCN Record: Brugmansia suaveolens


Air Quality Improvement [1]  None
Allergen Potential [1]  Medium-Low
Carbon Capture [1]  Low
Shade Percentage [1]  91 %
Temperature Reduction [1]  Low
Wind Reduction [1]  Low
Height [1]  9.84 feet (3 m)
Width [1]  12.464 feet (3.8 m)
Hardiness Zone Minimum [1]  USDA Zone: 8 Low Temperature: 10 F° (-12.2 C°) → 20 F° (-6.7 C°)
Hardiness Zone Maximum [1]  USDA Zone: 11 Low Temperature: 40 F° (4.4 C°) → 50 F° (10 C°)
Water Use [1]  Moderate
Lifespan [2]  Perennial
Structure [3]  Shrub

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Mburucuy√° National Park II   Corrientes, Argentina  



Caribbean; North America;

External References

USDA Plant Profile



Attributes / relations provided by
1i-Tree Species v. 4.0, developed by the USDA Forest Service's Northern Research Station and SUNY-ESF using the Horticopia, Inc. plant database.
2USDA Plants Database, U. S. Department of Agriculture
3Kattge, J. et al. (2011b) TRY - a global database of plant traits Global Change Biology 17:2905-2935
4Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009
5HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hern√°ndez
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