Taxon  Report   7666 
Solanum xanti  A. Gray
Chaparral nightshade,  Nightshade, Purple nightshade

Solanum xanti
© 2003 Guy Bruyea
Solanum xanti
© 2003 Lynn Watson
Solanum xanti, a dicot, is a perennial herb or shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Solanum xanti
© 2006 Chris Wagner, SBNF
Genus: Solanum
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Northern Oak Woodland, Southern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN: Solanum tenuilobatum
XWALK: Solanum obispoense
 More information about  Solanum xanti
Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

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: Dec 01, 2015).

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