Datura Aquamarine is a herbaceous perennial with a sprawling, mounded habit, up to 6 ft high and 4 ft across. This variety of Datura metel has spectacular Double-flowers that are white with lavender webbing. The flowers are very beautiful and last a few days compared to the singles that last a day. Plants from the Datura genus have a long history of use throughout both the Old and New Worlds. In India, the species is considered a holy plant called dutra or dhatura. The Daturas have been used for their narcotic properties in the wines and palm beers of Africa and are still used today in Morocco.