What is another word for solanum?

3 synonyms found


[ sˈɒlanəm], [ sˈɒlanəm], [ s_ˈɒ_l_a_n_ə_m]

Solanum is a genus of plants that belong to the nightshade family, known for their edible fruits and medicinal properties. The word solanum has various synonyms which include the names of some of the most popular plant species belonging to this genus, such as eggplant, tomato, bell pepper, chili pepper, and potato. These synonyms are commonly used in reference to their respective plants, and they are used in different cuisines globally. The plants under the solanum genus are known for their rich nutrients that provide numerous health benefits. The various synonyms of solanum are popular among gardeners, farmers, chefs, and herbalists because they offer a plethora of uses and benefits.

Related words: solanum poisonous plants, solanum plant, solanum tree, solanum nicknames, solanum seeds

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    Usage examples for Solanum

    We crossed one or two slight elevations wholly composed of compact felspar in blocks-forming ridges resembling an outcrop of strata, whereof the strike always pointed N. W. and S. E. Various curious new plants and fruits appeared; amongst others a solanum, the berry of which was a very pleasant-tasted fruit.
    "Journal of an Expedition into the Interior of Tropical Australia In Search of a Route from Sydney to the Gulf of Carpentaria (1848) by Lt. Col. Sir Thomas Livingstone Mitchell Kt. D.C.L. (1792-1855) Surveyor-General of New South Wales"
    Thomas Mitchell
    solanum nigrum, L. Nom.
    "The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines"
    T. H. Pardo de Tavera
    solanum ellipticum, R. Br.
    "Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration Australia Twice Traversed. The Romance Of Exploration, Being A Narrative Compiled From The Journals Of Five Exploring Expeditions Into And Through Central South Australia, And Western Australia, From 1"
    Ernest Giles

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