Solanum for ID : 190810-AK-2

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Aarti S. Khale

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Aug 19, 2010, 3:16:53 AM8/19/10
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Date/Time : 8th of July,2008 & 31st March, 2009
Location Place : Jijamata Udyan or 'Rani Baug', Mumbai ... Altitude :  ... GPS
Habitat : Garden ... Type : cultivated
Plant Habit : Shrub ... Height : about 4 feet ... Length
Leaves Type :  ... Shape :  ... Size : ...
Inflorescence Type :  ... Size
Flowers Size : about 1 inch ... Colour : white ... Calyx :  ... Bracts
Fruits Type :  ... Shape : ... Size :  ... Seeds

Other Info :
Fragrance :  ...  Pollinator :  ...  Uses

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Gurcharan Singh

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Aug 19, 2010, 4:41:05 AM8/19/10
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Solanum torvum, I suppose


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Muthu Karthick

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Aug 19, 2010, 5:46:17 AM8/19/10
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For me too this looks like Solanum torvum Sw. 
This is a native of Tropical American shrub.
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tanay bose

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Aug 19, 2010, 9:00:02 AM8/19/10
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I too vote for Solanum torvum
Tanay

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Aarti S. Khale

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Aug 19, 2010, 9:52:05 AM8/19/10
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Dear Gurcharan ji,Muthu ji and Tanay,
Thanks for the id.I had noted the name as Turkey Berry...but wasn't sure between this and another variety ...Horse Nettle.So wanted to confirm the id.
Regards,
Aarti

 
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