Silverleaf Nightshade, Solanum eleagnifolium

Silverleaf Nightshade
Solanum eleagnifolium

Plant & Flowers


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Family: Solanaceae, Nightshade/Potato Family
Plant Size: Generally less than 3' (1 M) in our area.
Blooms in: Spring through Fall
Habitat Preferred: Roadsides, disturbed earth, fields
Photo(s) taken at: Peck's Lake
Bloom Color: Purple with bright yellow anthers in the middle
Other Common Names:
Origin: Native
Further Reference & Sources: "A Field Guide to the Plants of Arizona", Anne Orth Epple, 1995, Falcon Press
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