Calflora
Taxon  Report   7654    
Solanum elaeagnifolium  Cav.
Horse nettle,  Silver leaved horsenettle, Silverleaf nightshade, Silverleafnettle
Solanum elaeagnifolium, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: SOLANACEAE  
Genus: Solanum
Toxicity: MAJOR

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

 
More information about  Solanum elaeagnifolium

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 20, 2019).