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Digital Herbaria

Solanum elaeagnifolium

Solanum elaeagnifolium Cav.

Silverleaf Nightshade, Silver-leaf Nightshade, White Horse Nettle, Trompillo, Tomato Weed

Solanaceae (Potato Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), HI (I), PR (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Solanum elaeganifolium

Silver-Leaf Nightshade


Location: 12000 block of Network, west of IH-10W. West side of street
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Gravelly soil. Full sun. Sparse.

Description: Erect, bushy, 1-2' tall. Leaves silvery green, Flowers blue to purple, wheel-shaped with five angles and yellow anthers prominant. Perennial.

County: Bexar
Collector: Lottie Millsaps
Collection Date: May 4, 1990
Specimen number: 44

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0050
Accession Date: Apr. 29, 1991
Accession Number: 5

Annotations: SCXXB

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