Atropa belladonna

Species

  • Belladonna
  • Deadly nightshade
  • Devil's cherry

Tags

perennials

Atropa belladonna, otherwise known as belladonna, is a perennials plant species native to Alabama.

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Appearance

Bloom color
purple
maroon
brown
white
Foliage
Herbaceous

Space

Dimensions

Atropa belladonna can grow from 0.45m to 1.8mm tall
0.45m to 1.8m
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Spacing
0.6
0.9

Sun

Optimal
Full
Partial

Soil

Soil PH Requirements
7.6
9.1

Time

Bloom
Mid Summer
Late Summer
Early Fall
Bloom Time
Non-patented

Reproduction

Seed Collecting
Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds
Wear gloves to protect hands when handling seeds

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Other
May be a noxious weed or invasive
Patent information
By dividing the rootball
From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall
From seed; direct sow after last frost
Self-sows freely; deadhead if you do not want volunteer seedlings next season