Solanum mammosum L.

 
  • Family : SOLANACEAE
    (NIGHTSHADE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Solanaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Solanum mammosum L.
  • Common name : Turkey Berry, West Indian Turkey Berry
  • Vernacular name : Plastic kathiri (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Habitat : Grown as garden plant
  • Flower, Fruit : October-March
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Wayanad district, Malappuram district, Idukki district, Thiruvananthapuram district
  • Native : Tropical America
  • Literature : Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • 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 mammosum. Downloaded on 23 September 2019.

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