B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Solanum indicum is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
like spiny tomato
|Solanum indicum sales history
| Parts of Solanum indicum are considered toxic.
Common names for Solanum indicum:
|(Ayurv:sting antidote,vermifuge,all parts used), (Ayurv:tonic aphrodisiac(steroids)), (cul:unripe,season curries,chutneys,preserves), (tox:green parts and unripe,uncooked berries), Indian Nightshade, Kantakari, Loveapple,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|30||: Exotic and Other Fruit and Nut Tree and Shrub List|
|34||: Oriental Herb and Vegetable Seed List|
|Not all Oriental Herbs are Culinary, or even edible. Be sure to correctly identify and prepare all herbs and vegetables before use.|
|36||: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic|
|Not all medicinal, dye or aromatic plants are edible, some are toxic if eaten and others are dangerous if applied to the skin. Please check uses for plants.|
|38||: Indian Native and Introduced Plants|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|131||: Toxic Plants|
|Some of the deadliest known poisons are found in plants. Some major food plants, eaten by millions of people every day, have toxic parts.|
|163||: Entheogens Sacred and Psychotropic Species|
|699||: Ayurvedic Medicinal Herbs|
|720||: Fire Resistant Plants|
|Different classes of resistance: some grow back, some don't burn, a few have highly inflammable leaves that leave the rest of the plant intact, some trees don't have lower branches.|
|952||: Wholesale Selection|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Solanum indicum seeds will usually germinate in 10-21 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Keep the compost slightly moist