Taxon  Report   7664    
Solanum umbelliferum  Eschsch.
Blue witch nightshade,  Bluewitch nightshade
Solanum umbelliferum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Solanum
Toxicity: MAJOR

Communities: Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Northern Coastal Scrub, Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Solanum umbelliferum var. glabrescens
JEF: Solanum umbelliferum var. incanum
ICPN: Solanum umbelliferum var. umbelliferum
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More information about  Solanum umbelliferum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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:   (Accessed: Mar 30, 2020).