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    • Carolina horse-nettle
    • Carolina horsenettle
  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • SOLCAR
  • Unknown
    • Horse nettle
  • Scientific Names
    • Solanum carolinense

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Recent observations

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What

carolina horsenettle Solanum carolinense

Observer

cosmiccat

Date

June 1, 2013

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Observer

aaroncarlson

Date

August 14, 2011 11:41 AM CDT

Description

Vermont Pioneer Cemetery, Dane Co., WI

Photos / Sounds

What

Horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

Date

October 25, 2007 12:25 PM EDT

Description

Horse nettle (Solanum carolinense) photos = Horse-nettle_MAC_©DaveSpier_D036045iN + 36050iN (resolution reduced for web use = faster up/down loading)

Photos / Sounds

What

Horse nettle Solanum carolinense

Observer

rwp84

Date

August 20, 1986

Photos / Sounds

What

Carolina horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

Observer

anita363

Date

June 17, 2006 11:06 AM EDT

Description

Toxic to livestock.

Photos / Sounds

What

Carolina horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

Observer

susanelliott

Date

April 12, 2013

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Observer

justjohn

Date

November 28, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

It almost resembles a Tomato plant.

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What

Carolina horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

Observer

bvanderweide

Date

June 2, 2013 05:24 PM CDT

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Observer

dlcarterksu

Date

July 14, 2011

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Observer

matthewherron

Date

October 19, 2013 12:42 PM CDT

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Observer

dkalogeras

Date

October 12, 2013

Place

Hough's Neck (Google, OSM)

Description

Leaves are 2.5 to 4.5 inches long, Is a common weed located through out the US.

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Observer

annwf

Date

October 14, 2013 11:36 AM EDT

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Description from Wikipedia

Solanum carolinense, Carolina horsenettle is not a true nettle, but a member of the Solanaceae, or nightshade family. It is a perennial herbaceous plant, native to the southeastern United States that has spread widely throughout North America. This plant has hard spines along the stems that can penetrate the skin and break off, causing much pain.

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