Classification
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  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • SOLDUL
  • English
    • woody nightshade
    • bittersweet nightshade
  • Scientific Names
    • Solanum dulcamara
  • Dutch
    • Bitterzoet
  • French
    • Morelle douce-amère
  • German
    • Bittersüß
  • Italian
    • Dulcamara
    • Morella rampicante

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Recent observations

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Observer

botanygirl

Date

September 21, 2013 07:13 AM EDT

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Observer

susanelliott

Date

July 29, 2009

Photos / Sounds

What

bittersweet nightshade Solanum dulcamara

Observer

dlcarterksu

Date

November 4, 2013

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What

Bittersweet Nightshade Solanum dulcamara

Observer

susanelliott

Date

October 30, 2013

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Square

What

bittersweet nightshade Solanum dulcamara

Observer

kylejones

Date

October 25, 2013 01:08 PM EDT

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What

Bittersweet Nightshade Solanum dulcamara

Observer

susanelliott

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

What

bittersweet nightshade Solanum dulcamara

Observer

vladdesir001

Date

October 11, 2013

Description

Leaves are about 4 cm long

They tend to curve downward

Grow mostly overnight

Simple

Leaf venation- pinnate
Life form-herb
Leave margin-entire or ciliate

Some small berries growing also

Photos / Sounds

What

Bittersweet nightshade Solanum dulcamara

Observer

fmoriarty

Date

October 15, 2013

Description

-a vine
-broad leaves
-alternate leaf pattern attachment
-simple leaf blades
-green berries
-purple flowers with five petals and a yellow center

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What

Bittersweet Nightshade Solanum dulcamara

Observer

vkharitonov

Date

October 13, 2013 04:37 PM EDT

Description

Bright red berries. Oval shaped leaves.

Photos / Sounds

What

climbing nightshade Solanum dulcamara var. dulcamara

Observer

mayab

Date

October 14, 2013 02:45 PM EDT

Description

This is a vine. Its leaves are cordate, come to a point, are entire, and about 3 cm in length. Venation is pinnate with arcuate connecting veins. Its fruit is red and about 1 cm in length.

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Square

Observer

eegenovesi

Date

October 14, 2013 10:29 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Bittersweet nightshade Solanum dulcamara

Observer

seoyounglee001

Date

October 2, 2013

Description

Leaf Attachment: alternate.
Narrow leaves with scale like.
Leaves without a wide blade.
Compound & entire leaves
It has several fruits which look like berries. Flowers have star shapes and they are purple color. Berries are egg shape and round. Leaves are dark green and 1-4 inches long.

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Description from Wikipedia

Solanum dulcamara, also known as bittersweet, bittersweet nightshade, bitter nightshade, blue bindweed, Amara Dulcis,climbing nightshade, fellenwort, felonwood, poisonberry, poisonflower, scarlet berry, snakeberry,trailing bittersweet, trailing nightshade, violet bloom, or woody nightshade, is a species of vine in the potato genus Solanum, family Solanaceae. It is native to Europe and Asia, and widely naturalised elsewhere, including North America, where it is an invasive problem weed.

No range data available.