Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Check out EDDMapS.org to see where this has been reported.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Solanales
Wetland Nightshade, Aquatic Soda Apple
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Alison Fox, University of Florida, Bugwood.org bug_0002143
Leaves to 10" long and 3" wide, wavy along margins, with prickles on veins, per www.invasive.org.
Charles T. Bryson, USDA Agricultural Research. Bugwood.org bug_1392079
A sprawling, semi-woody shrub tolerant of full sun and full shade, per www.invasive.org.
Alison Fox, University of Florida, Bugwood.org bug_2308004
Small white flowers occur in clusters at the leaf axils, per www.invasive.org.
Florida Division of Plant Industry Archive, Bugwood.org bug_5294045
The green stems are up to 15' (4.6m) long and prickly, per www.invasive.org.
Florida Division of Plant Industry Archive, Bugwood.org bug_5294046
Fruits are small tomato-like berries that turn bright red when ripe, per www.invasive.org.