Solanum khasianum C.B.Clarke

 
  • Family : SOLANACEAE
    (NIGHTSHADE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Solanaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Solanum aculeatissimum Jacq.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Occasional in evergreen forests
  • Key identification features : An undershrub, armed with numerous needle-like prickles. Flowers white, extra-axillary cymes.
  • Flower, Fruit : Throughout the year
  • Collection Nos : CJS 12252, CJS 13466
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Davanagare district, Hassan district, Dakshina Kannada district
  • Native : Tropical America
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Flora of Hassan district, Karnataka; Manjunath et al., 2003 - Davanagere; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Solanum khasianum. Downloaded on 21 September 2019.

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