Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Flower.NZ Poroporo flower (Solanum laciniatum),

NZ Poroporo flower (Solanum laciniatum), NZ native plant flower

All parts are toxic due to steroidal alkaloids, glucocides and solasodine alkaloids. This shrub is potentially toxic to sheep and cattle.

Solanum laciniatum is a perennial hairless shrub to 3 m high and is a common urban weed in many parts of the country. Solanum laciniatum is indigenous to the North, South, Stewart and Chatham Islands. I

1 comment:

Gunilla Bäck said...

The colour is very pretty.