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

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Recent observations

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What

bittersweet nightshade Solanum dulcamara

Observer

samanthabendick

Date

October 6, 2014 02:26 PM EDT

Description

Long skinny stem with green flat leaves coming off, also small red berries, small purple flower with skinny peddles

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What

Bittersweet nightshade Solanum dulcamara

Observer

sanguinaria33

Date

October 14, 2014 12:37 PM CDT

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Square

What

Bittersweet Nightshade Solanum dulcamara

Observer

rwp84

Date

October 30, 2014

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Square

What

Bittersweet Nightshade Solanum dulcamara

Observer

creationhiker

Date

September 20, 2014

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What

bittersweet nightshade Solanum dulcamara

Observer

finatic

Date

August 11, 2005 03:04 PM PDT

Description

Fairfax County, Virginia, US

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Square

What

Bittersweet Nightshade Solanum dulcamara

Observer

creationhiker

Date

September 13, 2014

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What

Bittersweet (Solanum dulcamara) Solanum dulcamara

Observer

majo00

Date

January 28, 2014

Description

While walking around Lake Hayes saw this. What is it?

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What

Bittersweet (Solanum dulcamara) Solanum dulcamara

Observer

majo00

Date

January 21, 2014

Description

The farm is on private property and I was given permission to walk right around the lake. So I was very fortunate. It was a beautiful day and just took my time.

Now going down the left side - high, hard side. I came across this plant. What is it?

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What

Bittersweet Solanum dulcamara

Observer

m_jon

Date

December 22, 2013 02:43 PM NZDT

Description

Common in the more open and wet southwestern corner of Riccarton Bush.

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What

Bittersweet Solanum dulcamara

Observer

m_jon

Date

April 25, 2014 01:27 PM NZST

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Square

What

bittersweet nightshade Solanum dulcamara

Observer

suemcgaw

Date

April 19, 2014

Description

weed collection under the Cordyline australis:
stinking iris, arum italica, tradescantia, exotic tree seedlings, solanum, nettle, ivy nearby, arum lily, elderberry

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Square

What

Bittersweet Solanum dulcamara

Date

April 13, 2014
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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.