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Solanum adscendens

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Solanaceae
Scientific name  Solanum adscendens
Rank  Species
Order  Solanales
Genus  Solanum
Higher classification  Solanum
Similar  Solanum, Nightshade, Solanum campechiense, Solanum citrullifolium, Solanum furcatum

Solanum adscendens, the sonoita nightshade, is a plant native to the Americas. It has been found in Mexico, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Corrientes in Argentina, Bahia and Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil, and Texas and Arizona in the United States. In addition, this plant has also been naturalized in parts of Africa.

S. adscendens is a predominantly selfing species with very small white flowers that mature into fruits that disperse their seeds by exploding.

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Solanum adscendens Wikipedia


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