Flower Database

Solanum megacarpum

Basic information
Flower Name
Solanum megacarpum
Formal Name
Solanum megacarpum
Alias
尾瀬茄子, 大円葉白英
Habitat
from Hokkaido to Honshu of Japan
Morph
perennial grass
Comment
Solanum megacarpum is perennial grass of the family Solanaceae , the genus Solanum native to Japan from Hokkaido to Mainland. It is a wildflower growing in bogs. Bloom the flower inflorescence, similar to the eggplant purple florets.Fruit consisting of flowers after the mature from green to yellow and red, similar to cherry tomatoes is toxic and cannot eat.
Common name: Solanum megacarpum, scientific name:Solanum megacarpum, origin: Hokkaido-Honshu, environment: mire, living type: perennial, height: 40-50 cm, Rhizome: creeping, phyllotaxis: alternate, leaf: egg-shaped, leaf margin: entire, leaf length: 5 cm, inflorescence form cymes, Corolla shape: 5 deep crack, color: purple, flowering period: July-August, flower diameter:1.5 cm, flower length: 1 cm, fruit color: green color to yellow, red, fruiting period: autumn, Fruit: cherry tomatoes, like whether or not food for long:1.5 cm fruit, fruit: berries, fruits: toxic.
Detailed information
Order
Solanales
Family
Solanaceae
Genus
Solanum
Species
S. megacarpum
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Cyme
Petal shape
Infundibular
Leaf type
Ovate/Ovoid
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Marsh
Color
Violet
Season
Jul Aug
Height
40  ~ 50  [cm]
Diameter
1  ~ 1.5