Calflora
Taxon  Report   7655    
Solanum furcatum  Dunal
Forked nightshade
Solanum furcatum, a dicot, is a perennial herb or shrub that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.
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Bloom Period
Family: SOLANACEAE  
Genus: Solanum

Toxicity: MAJOR

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Solanum chenopodioides
More information about  Solanum furcatum

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 27, 2020).