Carolina Horsenettle – 8/11/23
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 8/11/23
Observation Time: 4:45 p.m.
Observation Location: Gavins Pond Rd. (garden in my back yard)
Common Name: Carolina Horsenettle
Scientific Name: Solanum carolinense
Comments: As the name implies, the natural range of this invasive, thorny weed is the mid-Atlantic states, but it is spreading north as the climate warms.
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