Datura arborea, Linn., is a native of tropical America, and is commonly cultivated in other countries, as it grows like a rank weed. It is better known in English greenhouses under the name Brugmansia arborea, Pers. See 132, 227, and 689 The leaves are smoked to cure asthma ; and the Greeks use them to procure pleasant dreams. The Humming Bird is Trochilus anais.
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