Biennial plant height of 20-60 cm, with a bad smell with a soft adhesive protruding fuzz. Annuals are elliptical outlet soft leaves sinuate-notched at the edges, with long petioles. The second year of a thick stalk grows erect, usually branched, covered with continued yuvato semiamplexicaul-lanceolate leaves. The flowers are clustered at the tips of stems in leafy curls after flowering strongly lengthened. Calyx tubular, above the middle of the extended widely campanulate, with five broad triangular sharp teeth. Corolla dirty yellow with purple veins. Fruit — capsule urceolate forms skintight remain after flowering cup, open at the top kind of cover. In each box of 500 small brownish-gray seeds. Blooms from May until autumn, fruits ripen in June.
The area occupies a large area henbane Eurasia. Feral, this plant is also known in North America and Australia. In Central Russia met in all areas.
It grows in vacant lots, in the villages and towns, in the gardens, orchards, field edges.
Highly poisonous plant. Very often bleached poisoned children, the attention attracted by the original fruit, like jars, covered with lids. Toxic causes alkaloids contained in Belene. They found and therapeutic use, so this plant is cultivated even in specialized farms. In communities Belene deserves all destroyed.