Solanum elaeagnifolium Cav., Icon. 3: 22-23, pl. 243 22 1794. (Syn: Solanum dealbatum Lindl.; Solanum elaeagnifolium var. angustifolium Kuntze; Solanum elaeagnifolium var. argyrocroton Griseb.; Solanum elaeagnifolium var. grandiflorum Griseb.; Solanum elaeagnifolium var. leprosum (Ortega) Dunal; Solanum elaeagnifolium var. obtusifolium (Dunal) Dunal; Solanum flavidum Torr.; Solanum leprosum Ortega; Solanum obtusifolium Dunal; Solanum saponaceum Hook.);
U.S.A. to Mexico, S. South America: Alabama, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Chile Central, Chile North, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Paraguay, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Uruguay, Utah, Washington; Introduced into: Albania, Algeria, Aruba, Bahamas, Cape Provinces, Cuba, Cyprus, East Aegean Is., Egypt, Free State, Greece, Gulf States, Hawaii, India, Iran, Kriti, KwaZulu-Natal, Leeward Is., Morocco, Namibia, Netherlands Antilles, New South Wales, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Pakistan, Palestine, Puerto Rico, Queensland, Sinai, South Australia, Tunisia, Victoria, Western Australia as per POWO;
Common name: Silverleaf Nightshade, Prairie Berry, Silverleaf Nettle, White Horsenettle
250811BRS3-Plant for id. regd.:
Kindly go through the discussions in this link:
… the species name was not come in my mind right away though I identified it last time as Solanum elaeagnifolium
Solanum elaeagnifolium Cav. Solanaceae fortnight SN 07 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1)
Solanum elaeagnifolium Cav., seems a garden escape, found on the roadside in Gadag, Karnataka
The leaves were wavy and had thorns.
Just a guess.
Solanum elaeagnifolium, common name Silverleaf Nightshade looks very close to my pictures.
I guess correct IDS !
Solanaceae Fortnight : Solanum elaeagnifolium : California : 22FEB15 : AK-8: 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (2)
A small plant growing wild.
Yes, appears close as per images at