Solanum nigrum L.

Common name

English: European Black Nightshade

German: Schwarzer Nachtschatten

Mandarin: 龙葵 (long kui)

Portuguese: Erva-moira

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Solanales (89)

        Family: Solanaceae (47) (family description)

          Genus: Solanum (22)

           Epithet: nigrum L. (4)

Synonym: Solanum rubrum auct. non L.

nigrum => black, blackness

rubrum => red in a general sense

Characteristics

Climate: temperate, sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Solanum nigrum at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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