Taxon  Report   7655 
Solanum furcatum  Dunal
forked nightshade
Solanum furcatum, a dicot, is a perennial herb or shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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© 2012 Eric Wrubel, NPS

© 2012 Eric Wrubel, NPS
 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: SOLANACEAE  
Genus: Solanum
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Solanum chenopodioides
 Information about  Solanum furcatum  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (SOFU4)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 17, 2014).

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