Anyone know the identity of this plant please/

molenemolene Posts: 11

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  • SalinoSalino Posts: 1,609

    ..potato vine I should think... solanum crispum 'Glasnevin'...

  • nutcutletnutcutlet Posts: 24,250

    If it's got straggly stems which have an odd smell when you bruise them it's probably woody nightshade. It's that family if it isn't that one.

  • nutcutletnutcutlet Posts: 24,250

    and I thought it was a weed image

  • SalinoSalino Posts: 1,609

    ...I think you're right actually....it does look a  bit weedy growing on that fence...

  • molenemolene Posts: 11

    Thanks for your help. I thought it looked like Solanum but wasn't sure. 

  • granmagranma Posts: 1,598

    Solanum , woody nightshade and potatoes are all of the same family , as we know potatoes can be eaten  and even some of the solanum berries  BUT  BEWARE THEY MUST BE CHECKED OUT! , They are a  like Fungi  get it wrong and its fatel.  

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