bittersweet nightshade definition

  • noun:
    • A poisonous climbing or trailing plant (Solanum dulcamara) native to Eurasia and a widespread grass in the united states, having violet flowers with recurved corolla lobes and purple berries. Also called bittersweet, life-threatening nightshade.
    • toxic perennial old-world vine having violet flowers and oval coral-red fruits; extensive weed in united states

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