How much is thorn apple (Datura stramonium)?

It depends on the country and region.

Note: Thorn apple, whose scientific name is datura stramonium), is commonly known as thorn apple, jimsonweed (jimson weed), devil’s snare, or devil’s trumpet.

As the whole plant of thorn apple (Datura stramonium) is poisonous and has little market value, its price is not very high.

1. Thorn apple (Datura stramonium) is not expensive

Thorn apple (Datura stramonium) is a highly ornamental plant.

Because people’s demand is not very large, it naturally sells cheap.

And the whole plant of thorn apple (Datura stramonium) is toxic.

It is usually used in medicine for anesthesia.

Its flowers are more poisonous and harmful to human body.

It is generally used to cultivate potted plants, so its value in the market is not very large, and not many people buy it.

So its value has never been high.

Moreover, the prices of different varieties of thorn apple (Datura stramonium) are also different.

However, this variety is relatively rare in the market and is generally not appreciated by people.

However, in the peak planting season every year, its price will also be high, and it is about 150 ~ 200 yuan per kilogram

2. Cultivation points of thorn apple (Datura stramonium)

(1) Sandy soil

The growth of thorn apple (Datura stramonium) does not have high requirements for soil, but it can flourish in the humus sandy soil with strong porosity and good drainage.

At home, we can use the mixed soil of humus soil and river sand, then add an appropriate amount of sand or bone meal into the soil, pour an appropriate amount of water and stir.

(2) Water and fertilizer management

If it is a potted thorn apple (Datura stramonium), we’d better add some rotten chicken manure or compost to the basin soil when it grows vigorously.

We applied the liquid fertilizer every June.

Then we keep the watering principle of seeing dry and seeing wet, and just don’t want too much.

(3) Light treatment

In the strong light season in summer, we should put the flowerpot in a cool, semi Yin and semi Yang environment.

And usually we should ensure that there are 6 ~ 7 hours of light every day.

During winter, we put the flowerpot in the sunny place indoors and rotate the flowerpot every day so that every part of the plant can receive light evenly.

This can promote the growth and development of plants.

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