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  • English
    • Apple of Sodom
  • Scientific names
    • Solanum linnaeanum

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Recent Observations

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Square

Observer

stho002

Date

Feb 17, 2014

Description

Solanum linnaeanum Hepper & P.-M.L.Jaeger, 1986

One growing at the margin of a paddock.

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What

Apple of Sodom Solanum linnaeanum

Observer

jon

Date

Feb 20, 2002 02:19 PM NZDT

Photos

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What

Apple of Sodom Solanum linnaeanum

Observer

jon

Date

Feb 20, 2002 02:24 PM NZDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Solanum linnaeanum is a nightshade species known as Devil's Apple and in some places where it is introduced as "Apple of Sodom". The latter name is also for other nightshades and entirely different plants elsewhere.

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