Atropa belladonna var. lutea (Yellow Belladonna)

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Atropa belladonna var. lutea  (Yellow Belladonna)

Zone: 7 - 9
Natural Range: Europe

Family:  Solanaceae
Soil: moist, well drained
Light: part shade
Height: 3' tall and 4' wide

Attributes: Deciduous. Large leaves with yellow bell flowers.  Blooms nearly all season.

Notes:  Used as a pharmaceutical, where the drug atropine is derived.  But poisonous if ingested.  Bell Donna is derived from "beautiful lady" because it was used in eye-drops by women to dilate their pupils to make them appear more seductive.

Atropa belladonna var. lutea  (Yellow Belladonna)

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Atropa belladonna var. lutea  (Yellow Belladonna) Atropa belladonna var. lutea  (Yellow Belladonna)