EPPO Global Database

Solanum mammosum(SOLMM)

Last modification: 2002-02-23

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: SOLMM
  • Preferred name: Solanum mammosum
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Caribbean. Cultivated for its ornamental fruits, and introduced into many tropical countries, where it is said to be used also as a cockroach poison

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Common names
Name Language
nipple fruit English
nipple-fruit nightshade English
mamelle de vache French
morelle à fruits mammiformes French
pomme téton French
chichimora Spanish
chichita Spanish
pichichio Spanish (MX)
teticas Spanish