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Wildflowers - Hairy Nightshade

Hairy Nightshade - Solanum sarrachoides
Hairy Nightshade - Solanum sarrachoides
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
 
Hairy Nightshade is a native of South America. The plant contains toxic alkaloids, especially the berries.

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Stemless Hymenoxys

The scientific name for the Stemless Hymenoxys is Hymemoxys acaulis. Acaulis means "stemless" and referes to the leafless stalks which bear the flower heads. More...