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Solanum mauritianum

Isaacs Ridge and Nearby

Solanum mauritianum at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 22 Oct 2017
Solanum mauritianum at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 22 Oct 2017
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Identification history

Solanum mauritianum 28 Oct 2017 BettyDonWood
Solanum mauritianum 22 Oct 2017 Mike

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Author's notes

Among pine trees west side of Isaacs Ridge.

3 comments

Mike wrote:
   23 Oct 2017
Furry leaves up to 20cm. Upper stems also furry.
   23 Oct 2017
I will send this to Jackie Miles. She is far more familiar with Solanum mauritianum than anyone in Canberra.
   29 Oct 2017
Unhappily I am. And that is what this thing is. Smell is a useful guide to this species too (though hard to capture in a photo!). If you crush the leaves they have a nasty kerosene smell.

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Nearby sightings

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Cassinia aculeata subsp. aculeata (Dolly Bush, Common Cassinia, Dogwood) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 14 Dec 2020 by Mike
Cassinia longifolia (Shiny Cassinia, Cauliflower Bush) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 14 Dec 2020 by Mike
Trametes sp. at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 7 Sep 2020 by Mike
Pittosporum undulatum (Sweet Pittosporum) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 26 May 2020 by Mike
Amanita muscaria (Fly agaric) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 7 May 2019 by Mike
Cladonia sp. (A Lichen) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 7 May 2019 by Mike
Bartramiaceae at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 7 May 2019 by Mike
Billardiera heterophylla (Western Australian Bluebell Creeper) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 12 Jan 2019 by Mike
Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 21 Nov 2018 by Mike
Pittosporum undulatum (Sweet Pittosporum) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 21 Nov 2018 by Mike
Crataegus monogyna (Hawthorn) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 26 Oct 2018 by Mike
Glycine clandestina (Twining glycine) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 26 Oct 2018 by Mike
Pittosporum undulatum (Sweet Pittosporum) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 10 Jul 2018 by Mike
Boreoides subulatus (Wingless Soldier Fly) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 16 Apr 2018 by Mike
Leontodon saxatilis (Lesser Hawkbit, Hairy Hawkbit) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 11 Feb 2018 by Mike
Pseudomantis albofimbriata (False garden mantis) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 13 Jan 2018 by Mike
Juncus sp. (A rush) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 13 Jan 2018 by Mike
Viburnum tinus (Laurustinus) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 14 Sep 2017 by Mike
Arbutus unedo (Strawberry Tree) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 2 Jul 2016 by Mike
Pittosporum tenuifolium (Kohuhu) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 2 Jul 2016 by Mike
Hedera helix (Ivy) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 2 Jul 2016 by Mike
Ligustrum lucidum (Large-leaved Privet) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 2 Jul 2016 by Mike
Pittosporum undulatum (Sweet Pittosporum) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 25 Jun 2016 by Mike
Collybia s.l. at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 10 Jun 2016 by Mike
Leptospermum sp. (Tea tree) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 7 Oct 2015 by Mike
Glycine clandestina (Twining glycine) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 7 Oct 2015 by Mike
Hedera helix (Ivy) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 7 Oct 2015 by Mike
Solanum nigrum (Black-berry Nightshade) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 28 Jan 2015 by Mike
Trametes versicolor (Rainbow Fungus) at Isaacs Ridge and Nearby - 12 Aug 2014 by Mike

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  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Medium Weed or Pest

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  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 22 Oct 2017 01:11 PM Recorded on
  • Mike Recorded by

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  • 30cm to 1 metre Plant height

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