Solanum scabrum Mill.
  • "Mill. and Mill., Gard. Dict. ed. 8, no. 6. 1768., 1768."

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Solanum scabrum Mill. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 29 Nov 2020'

General Information

Herbs annual or short-lived perennial, glabrescent or sparingly pubescent. Stems erect, often angular; branchlets pubescent, glabrescent. Petiole 4-7 mm; leaf blade broadly ovate, rhomboid, or rounded, often broad, 2-10(-12) × 2-6 (-7) cm, glabrescent or pubescent, base cuneate, decurrent, margin entire, sinuate, or sparingly dentate, apex acute. Inflorescences extra-axillary, subumbellate; peduncle unbranched, 1-2.5 cm. Pedicel 5-10 mm, pubescent. Calyx cup-shaped, ca. 2 mm in diam., puberulent abaxially; lobes deltate-ovate, ca. 0.5 mm, ciliate. Corolla white, ca. 1 cm in diam.; lobes ovate, 2.5-5 mm, pubescent abaxially. Filaments short; anthers oblong, 2-4 mm. Style ca. 3 mm, pilose. Fruiting pedicel deflexed; fruiting calyx reflexed. Berry purplish black, somewhat shiny, globose, 5-10 mm in diam. Seeds discoid, 0.8-1 mm in diam. Fl. and fr. throughout the year.

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    Distribution Map

    • Introduced distribution
    Introduced into
    • Southern America Brazil Bahia
    • Rio de Janeiro

     Information From

    Brazilian Flora 2020 project - Projeto Flora do Brasil 2020
    Brazil Flora G (2014): Brazilian Flora 2020 project - Projeto Flora do Brasil 2020. v393.147. Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro. Dataset/Checklist. doi:10.15468/1mtkaw
    • A Group Brazil Flora, REFLORA Program
    Flora Of CHina @
    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • B Missouri Botanical Garden
    PBI Solanum Project. 2017. Solanaceae Source. Jan.31st, 2015.
    • C All Rights Reserved
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    • E CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • F CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).