Solanum nigrum L.

Black Nightshade

Supported by

Variable bushy annual or short-lived perennial herb to 80 cm high. Stems green to purple. Leaves 3��8 (rarely to 13) cm long, 2��5 (rarely to 7) cm wide, dark green, ovate-lanceolate, margins undulate, entire or shallowly-lobed; leaf stalk 1��3 (rarely to 7) cm long, narrowly winged in the upper section. ... source: Weeds Australia

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