Plant id?

Asked August 7, 2015, 1:46 PM EDT

Any idea what plant this is? Sorry for the blurry picture.

Howard County Maryland plant identification weed identification nightshade

1 Response

This is a weed in the nightshade family (Solanum). You might notice that the flower is similar to a tomato blossom, which is also a solanacious plant.
It is either Black nightshade, Eastern black nightshade. If it has soft, sticky glandular hairs on the leaf surface, it would be Hairy nightshade.
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