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
Genus: Solanum
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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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.
 More information about  Solanum sarrachoides
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website references on Google

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

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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: Oct 10, 2015).

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