Other WildflowerSolanum pungetium

Eastern Nightshade at Wolumla, NSW

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Solanum pungetium at Wolumla, NSW - 22 Apr 2017
Solanum pungetium at Wolumla, NSW - 22 Apr 2017
Solanum pungetium at Wolumla, NSW - 22 Apr 2017

Identification history

Other Wildflower Solanum pungetium 1 May 2017 JackieMilesBulk Reporter - JackieMiles has reported over 100 sightings! Confirmed
Other Wildflower Solanum pungetium 25 Apr 2017 JackieMilesBulk Reporter - JackieMiles has reported over 100 sightings! Suggested
Unidentified 24 Apr 2017 RossMannell Pending ID

2 comments

   25 Apr 2017
Solanum prinophyllum is a similar native (both have purple flowers) but prinophyllum has a glossy leaf surface and tends to only appear after disturbance, whereas pungetium is scattered around the place all the time.
   29 Apr 2017
Thank you, Jackie! This prickly plant had me stumped.

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Nearby sightings

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  • Coordinates 149.823314-36.848960

Sighting information

Sensitivity key

  • Highly sensitive
  • Sensitive
  • Not sensitive

Conservation key

  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Rare Native
  • Local Native
  • Non-local Native
  • Exotic
  • Noxious Pest
  • Locally Extinct

Solanum pungetium locations

Solanum pungetium has been recorded at:

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