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Recent observations

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chicalote Solanum rostratum

Observer

poncho

Date

June 26, 2007

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onjalalaina

Date

April 26, 2014

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What

Silverleaf nightshade Solanum elaeagnifolium

Observer

connlindajo

Date

October 30, 2014

Description

On ECR tour trail.
Out of season (?) bloom found on nearby plant. Photo doctored to lighten for clarity.
Fruit also found on flowering plant.

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buffalo bur Solanum rostratum

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naturenut

Date

October 29, 2014

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Poroporo Solanum laciniatum

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john_barkla

Date

October 29, 2014

Description

In coastal scrub on dunes

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Poroporo Solanum laciniatum

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alice_shanks

Date

October 29, 2014

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silverleaf nightshade Solanum elaeagnifolium

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nancyed

Date

June 13, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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nightshades Genus Solanum

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laurastracke

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

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graeme

Date

January 1, 2014

Description

Herbarium sample

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Carolina horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

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lauramorganclark

Date

October 26, 2014 12:59 PM CDT

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Poroporo Solanum laciniatum

Observer

murray_dawson

Date

October 22, 2014 04:49 PM NZDT

Description

Solanum laciniatum (poroporo). Halswell Quarry Park, Christchurch. © Murray Dawson

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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.