EPPO Global Database

Solanum seaforthianum(SOLSE)

Code created in: 2000-07-01

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: SOLSE
  • Preferred name: Solanum seaforthianum
  • Authority: Andrews


USA (Florida), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (northwest, northeast Brazil). Introduced in Mediterranean (Syria), Western Asia (Pakistan), Himalayas, India, Indochina, Malesia (Java, Philippines), China (including Taiwan), central and southern Africa, Madagascar, South America (Peru, most of Brazil), New Guinea, Australia (Queensland, New South Wales)

Common names
Name Language
Brazilian nightshade English (AU)
Italian jasmine English
potato creeper English
purple potato vine English
star potato vine English
St Vincent's lilac English
josefina Spanish (MX)
Seaforth's nachtshade Dutch
nán qīng qǐ Chinese
南青杞 Chinese