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Angel's Trumpet Tree - Brugmansia arborea


Brugmansia Angel's TrumpetThis tree is a hallucinogenic plant that is planted widely in tropical regions because of its large showy flowers that are open most of the year. Its flowers are often eaten as phycotropic drug. The effect however is not a good 'high'. Instead, it causes nightmares and bad hallucinations. People often overdose on the flowers because the onset is a delayed reaction. When too much is eaten, death can occur. Immediate medical attention must be obtained if anyone has eaten part of this plant.

 

 

 

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