Solanum aethiopicum L.

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Status: Introduced and cultivated
Fruit yellow, orange-red or red, (2)3-6(10) cm long, subglobose or ellipsoid, somewhat fleshy, (2)3(6)-locular.
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Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw,Cb,N,E
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Gonçalves, A.E. (2005). Solanaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(4) Page 69.

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Flora of Malawi: cultivated Solanum aethiopicum
Flora of Mozambique: cultivated Solanum aethiopicum
Flora of Zambia: cultivated Solanum aethiopicum

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Solanum aethiopicum
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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-22

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2022). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Solanum aethiopicum., retrieved 5 October 2022

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