All About Brugmansia & Datura


Species Info

All Brugmansias come from South America. They inhabit different areas, from the tropic coastal regions to the mountainous regions of the Andes.

Growing and Propagation

Everything you need know to propagate and grow Brugmansias for healthy plants that bloom and grow to their maximum potential for your area.


Huanduj Brugmansia
The most comprehensive book on Brugmansia to date. Authored by BGI Registrar Alistair Hay and others.

Hybridizers Database

Evaluating Seedlings

Hybridizing Goals

About BGI Board Members, Advisors, Affiliations

Who We Are

President -  Mike Pettit
Vice President -  Al Maas
Secretary - Patricia Watson
Treasurer - Shaun Douglas
International Registrar for Brugmansia and Datura - Al Maas
Website Manager - Shaun Douglas

Advisory Panel

Al Maas, Edna Murphree, Mike Pettit , Patricia Watson,
Shaun Douglas, Alistair Hay, and Dan Carter

Seed and Pollen Bankers

 Seed and Pollen Banker  - Patricia Watson


About BGI Board Members, Advisors, Affiliations

BGI would like to thank our former webmaster, Mary Voss, for her many years of dedication in maintaining our website. Mary served as BGI webmaster from 2002-2017.