Silverleaf Nightshade

Show Picture 1Show Picture 2

Silverleaf Nightshade

Silverleaf Nightshade  - Solanum elaeagnifolium

by: Honza
Location/Trail:  FR143 up to Four Peaks
Date sighted:  4/10/2010
Also seen on:
Season:  Spring
This prickly shrub is found mostly in highlands. The flowers are 1 inch (2.5 cm) across and have 5 ruffled, wrinkled lobes and 5 very yellow stamens. The flowers are followed by round, green ripening to yellow fruit, which is poisonous.
Trail Ratings and Comments