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American Nightshade

Solanum americanum
Solanum americanum
Order: 
Solanales
Family: 
Solanaceae
IUCN Red List status: 
Not Evaluated

Description

The American Nightshade is of the same family as the tomato and potato, however its shiny, black berries are poisonous. It produces small, five-petal, white flowers.

Threats and Conservation

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