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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Kangaroo-apple Solanum laciniatum

Observer

john_barkla

Date

December 20, 2014

Description

On margin of regenerating broadleaved forest

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bittersweet nightshade Solanum dulcamara

Observer

anthonyochoa

Date

November 22, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

anthonyochoa

Date

September 27, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black nightshade Solanum nigrum

Observer

anthonyochoa

Date

October 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

grantzeng

Date

December 17, 2014 10:38 AM AEDT

Description

It was rather amusing to see it.

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern black nightshade Solanum ptycanthum

Observer

sambiology

Date

November 4, 2012

Description

SRK1108

Uncommon by parking lot.

In front of Panda Express, Hood County.

Collected with Inge Moore.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tomato Solanum lycopersicum

Observer

nhm_nature

Date

December 4, 2014 03:46 PM PST

Place

Sylmar, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Observation and photo by Ricardo Sanchez, sent to nature@nhm.org.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Kangaroo-apple Solanum laciniatum

Observer

m_jon

Date

December 12, 2014 03:52 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Poroporo Solanum laciniatum

Observer

m_jon

Date

December 12, 2014 02:48 PM NZDT

Description

Proper in flower at the entrance to 147 Hackthorne Road.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Poroporo Solanum laciniatum

Observer

m_jon

Date

December 13, 2014 05:27 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Tall Nightshade (Solanum chenopodioides) Solanum chenopodioides

Observer

joepb

Date

December 14, 2014 11:25 AM NZDT

Description

Leaves lovely and velvelty.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Carolina horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

Observer

crusty

Date

October 30, 2014

Description

New county park.

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Description from Wikipedia

Solanum is a large and diverse genus of flowering plants, including two food crops of the highest economic importance, the potato and the tomato. It also contains the nightshades and horsenettles, as well as numerous plants cultivated for their ornamental flowers and fruit.

No range data available.