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

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Carolina horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

It was starting to rain pretty good now, so we had to cut the trip a bit short. Nonetheless, still quite fun. :)

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Carolina horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

Date

August 23, 2015

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Carolina horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

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sambiology

Date

August 23, 2015 04:02 PM EDT

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Carolina horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

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thehaplesshiker

Date

May 7, 2015 09:16 AM CDT

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Carolina horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

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ezefferman

Date

August 22, 2015 02:43 PM EDT

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Carolina horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

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liapun312

Date

August 22, 2015 01:13 PM CDT

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Carolina horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

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denniswross

Date

August 14, 2015 07:57 AM EDT

Description

Thorny hairy underside leaf. alternate lobed leaves. 5 petals and stamen

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Carolina horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

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cc206809

Date

August 16, 2015 03:05 PM CDT

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Carolina horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

Observer

ziyum

Date

August 8, 2015

Description

Plant growing in urban habitat. First plant picture after I arrived in Baltimore, on the way from Lexington Market to Inner Harbor.

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Carolina horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

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johnboback

Date

August 11, 2015 05:57 PM EDT

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Carolina horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

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cstreid

Date

July 16, 2015 12:06 PM CDT

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Carolina horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

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botany08

Date

July 25, 2015
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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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