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Solanum ptychanthum
eastern black nightshade Nightshade Family
Solanum ptychanthum Solanaceae
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common names
  eastern black nightshade
  West Indian nightshade
accepted scientific name
  Solanum ptychanthum Dunal
rules for finding collection records
  Solanum ptychanthum (1260)
  Solanum ptycanthum (1488)
family name
  Solanaceae
Image Author: © John Hilty, Illinois Wildflowers
Image License: Author's permission
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.25 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed last week of May thru 2nd week of November

How Likely at this Location (68%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
base map where plant found
mag select

Riparian
Forest
Disturbed
Grassland
Sand
Native Plant Status
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native Native
native Not Present

native Not Native
Invasive in some regions.
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