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Latin NameCommon NameEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Atropa acuminataIndian Belladonna03
Atropa bella-donnaDeadly Nightshade, Belladonna03
Datura metelThorn Apple, Angel's Trumpet, Hindu Datura, Horn of Plenty, Downy Thorn Apple13
Datura stramoniumThorn Apple, Jimsonweed, Jamestown Weed04
Gelsemium sempervirensFalse Jasmine, Yellow Jessamine, Evening Trumpetflower, Carolina Jasmine04
Hyoscyamus albusWhite Henbane04
Hyoscyamus nigerHenbane, Black henbane04
Nicandra physaloidesShoo Fly12
Scopolia carniolicaScopolia, European scopolia02
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