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04/08/2013 at 17:36

Ihave a small green plant in a pot that grew out side it looks like a christmas cherry small white flowers then green berrys that turned black. any clue what it is .

04/08/2013 at 17:42

Not without a pic JJ

04/08/2013 at 17:42

a picture would be good...could be privet or elder or something else. What size are the berries and how are they arranged?

04/08/2013 at 17:42

Hi JJ, look up woody nightshade on Google, that might be the one

04/08/2013 at 17:45

I know lots of things with white flowers, green then black berries.

But I don't know what a Christmas cherry is

04/08/2013 at 17:55

Cheisrmas cherry is Solanum capsicastrum or Solanum Pseudo-Capsicum,

04/08/2013 at 18:00

I know the ones you mean Berghill, didn't know they were called Christmas cherry.


04/08/2013 at 18:22

Sorry JJ, I should have said Black Nightshade, just a brain fog on my fingers

04/08/2013 at 20:04

Christmas Box?  Sarcococca confusa.  That has small shiny dark green leaves, small white flowers followed by black berries.

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