Solanaceae is the focus of the week in April from 4th to 10th April, 2011. Members are requested to upload photographs of identified as well as unidentified photographs of Solanaceae, even those which are already in our database. All posts related to Solanaceae should start with "Solanaceae Week:.............(name of the plant and place)". The plants for ID should have subject line"Solanaceae Week:....+ unique ID (ddmmyyyy+member initials+post number for the day)+ from (place)".
The database is being updated for family Solanaceae and species of Solanum at present. Please visit
The week will have special focus on Solanum nigrum complex, species of Solanum indicum complex and Physalis miinima complex which have lot of species to offer from India.
I hope Yazdy ji, who has special interest in the group will have lot to offer.
Dr. Gurcharan Singh
Retired Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.
Phone: 011-25518297 Mob: 9810359089http://people.du.ac.in/~singhg45/