General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Plant Height: 18-30 inches, erect to sprawling.
Leaves: Malodorous
Fruit: Other: 1/2 inch green, globose berry containing numerous tiny, yellowish-brown seeds.
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: White
Other: Occasionally tinged purple.
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Uses: Will Naturalize
Pollinators: Various insects

Common names
  • Cutleaf Nightshade

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