What is nightshade?

  • (noun): Any of numerous shrubs or herbs or vines of the genus Solanum; most are poisonous though many bear edible fruit.

Some articles on nightshade:

Solanum Nigrum - Description
... Black nightshade is a fairly common herb or short-lived perennial shrub, found in many wooded areas, as well as disturbed habitats ... Sometimes Solanum nigrum is confused for deadly nightshade, Atropa belladonna, a different Solanaceae species altogether ... A comparison of the fruit shows that the black nightshade berries grow in bunches, the deadly nightshade berries grow individually ...
Magic Kingdom Of Landover - Major Characters - Nightshade
... Nightshade is a powerful witch who lives in the Deep Fell ... She is one of the primary antagonists to Ben, along with Strabo the dragon ...
Solanum Mauritianum
... Its common names include Woolly Nightshade, Ear-leaved Nightshade (or "earleaf nightshade"), Flannel Weed, Bugweed, Tobacco Weed, Tobacco Bush, Wild Tobacco and ...
List Of Solanum Species
... Solanum adscendens – Sonoita Nightshade Solanum ajanhuiri Solanum albornozii Solanum americanum – American Nightshade, American Black Nightshade, Glossy Nightshade Solanum amygdalifolium ... Solanum cinnamomeum Solanum commersonii – Commerson's Nightshade Solanum conocarpum – Marron Bacoba Solanum cremastanthemum Solanum crispum – Chilean Potato Vine, Chilean Nightshade ... Solanum haleakalaense Solanum hindsianum – Hinds' Nightshade Solanum huaylasense Solanum hypermegethes Solanum hypocalycosarcum Solanum imbaburense Solanum interandinum Solanum interius Solanum ...
Solanum Citrullifolium
... Solanum citrullifolium is a species of nightshade commonly known as the Watermelon Nightshade, as its leaves somewhat resemble those of a watermelon plant (the Melon-leaved ...