Taxon  Report   7658 
Solanum nigrum  L.
black nightshade
Solanum nigrum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Solanum nigrum
© 2005 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Solanum nigrum
© 2005 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: SOLANACEAE  
Genus: Solanum
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Solanum rubrum
 Information about  Solanum nigrum  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (SONI)

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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 California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 31, 2014).

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