Woody Nightshade

Latin Name:

Solanum dulcamara

Manx Name:



June - September

Locations where this species is found:
Silverdale Glen

Relatively uncommon on the island, this plant is sometimes found in hedges. It is poisonous to humans, but its red fruits are eaten by birds.

Woody nightshade is also known as "bittersweet". Its Manx name is "Croanreisht".
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