Taxon  Report   7661 
Solanum sarrachoides  Sendtner   (not an active name; please see Solanum physalifolium var. nitidibaccatum)
Hairy Nightshade,  nightshade
Solanum sarrachoides, 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 sarrachoides
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Genus: Solanum
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Name Status:
Accepted in JM93
TJM2: accepted name: Solanum physalifolium var. nitidibaccatum
PLANTS: accepted name: Solanum physalifolium
 NOTE: Solanum sarrachoides is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
 Information about  Solanum sarrachoides  from other sources:
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

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

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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: Apr 02, 2015).

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