Aviculare has smaller flowers with acute corolla lobes, contain the toxic alkaloid solasodine, have been named and is regarded as distinct S. Laciniatum has rotate larger, darker, purple flowers. Latifolium has a different growth habit, broader, entire leaves. Baylis Description Solanum aviculare is an upright shrub. Associated species include the rainforest Plants Golden sassafras, black wattle. Solanaceae Source aims to provide a worldwide, taxonomic monograph of the nightshade family. The family is of considerable, economic importance. The Solanaceae Source BRAHMS database serves data on names.