Atropa belladonna L.

Common name

English: Deadly Nightshade

German: Schwarze Tollkirsche

Portuguese: Beladona

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Solanales (89)

        Family: Solanaceae (47) (family description)

          Genus: Atropa (1)

           Epithet: belladonna L. (2)

belladonna => 'beautiful lady' - meaning ambiguous

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: brown, purple

External links

Check for Atropa belladonna at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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