Solanum hindsianum Hinds Nightshade
A shrubby perennial that grows up to eight feet tall and six feet wide. The lavender flowers with yellow stamens bloom August through April. The flowers and stems have spines.
- Plant in full sun or part shade
- Best in sandy or rocky soil
- Great companion plant under evergreen oaks
- Great on banks and slopes
- Best if watered twice per month
- Native to California