IS YOUR DESERT PLANT KNOWLEDGE SUCCULENT OR DRIED UP?
Cactus aficionados, don't get left in the dust with this quiz on desert plants. Find out if you have the knowledge to survive this prickly foray into the desert!
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This tall, horizontally branched cactus is probably the most recognizable cactus in Arizona. What is it called?
Origin of deadly nightshade
First recorded in 1570–80
Words nearby deadly nightshade
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British Dictionary definitions for deadly nightshade
a poisonous Eurasian solanaceous plant, Atropa belladonna, having dull purple bell-shaped flowers and small very poisonous black berriesAlso called: belladonna, dwale
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Medical definitions for deadly nightshade
[ dĕd′lē ]
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