Black Nightshade Solanum nigrum LinnaeusNon-native  Synonyms: Solanum rubrum.

Status:

"Naturalized from Europe; Nova Scotia to Florida, and locally westward" (Reed, 1964).

There are 83 records in the project database.

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Black Nightshade in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (6/23/2017). Photo by Matthew Beziat. (MBP list)

Black Nightshade in Baltimore City, Maryland (8/7/2018). Photo by Kirsten Johnson. (MBP list)

Black Nightshade in Baltimore Co., Maryland (8/25/2016). Photo by Kirsten Johnson. (MBP list)

Black Nightshade in Howard Co., Maryland (10/22/2016). Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

Black Nightshade in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (8/19/2010). ID note: pedicels and petioles stout as they mature.rn Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

Black Nightshade in Harford Co., Maryland (10/6/2018). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

Black Nightshade fruit in Harford Co., Maryland (10/6/2018). Photo by Josh Emm. (MBP list)

Black Nightshade in Allegany Co., Maryland (9/12/2016). Photo by Kimberly Booth. (MBP list)


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