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Solanum elaeagnifolium Cav.
White horsenettle, Silverleaf nightshade

Solanum elaeagnifolium
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Cavanilles, A.J., Icones et descriptiones plantarum, vol. 3: t. 243 (1794) [A.J. Cavanilles]

Family: Solanaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Shrub

Perennation: Perennial

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Not Cultivated

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Solanum elaeagnifolium has been found in the following 2 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Miami-Dade County Not Native, Naturalized
Monroe County (Keys) Not Native, Naturalized

Solanum elaeagnifolium has been found in the following habitat :
Disturbed Upland

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Solanum elaeagnifolium
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Cavanilles, A.J., Icones et descriptiones plantarum, vol. 3: t. 243 (1794) [A.J. Cavanilles]