Taxon  Report   7648 
Solanum aviculare  Forst. f.
New Zealand nightshade,  Nightshade

Solanum aviculare
© 2005 John Conley
Solanum aviculare
© 2011 Eric Wrubel/NPS
Solanum aviculare, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Solanum aviculare
© 2005 John Conley
Genus: Solanum
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Solanum laciniatum
TJM2: Solanum mauritianum
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 06, 2015).

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