The beautiful but poisonous sacred datura is one of the most conspicuous wildflowers in Zion. Opening at dawn and dusk, the datura attracts moths and other night pollinators. Take a late night or early morning stroll in lower Zion Canyon to see these eye-catching blossoms.
Noel Badges Pugh creates scientific illustrations as well as artwork with a more psychedelic perspective. Inspired by nature and dreams, all’s created with an utmost appreciation for the details and structure of each subject.