ID by Steve Junak, Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
Not totally sure of the species (Even though I should know it). Found growing on a hillside off the trail by a few yards.
disturbed soil near construction site
Datura is a genus of nine species of vespertine flowering plants belonging to the family Solanaceae. They are known as angel's trumpets, sometimes sharing that name with the closely related genus Brugmansia, and commonly as daturas. They are also sometimes called moonflowers, one of several plant species to be so. Its precise and natural distribution is uncertain, owing to its extensive cultivation and naturalization throughout the temperate and tropical regions of the globe. Its distribution within...