Deadly nightshade is a plant which belongs to the Atropa genus. Deadly nightshade is a herb perennial, it will last at least up to several years in its native climate. Deadly nightshade normally grows with a forb habit to a mature height of 1.00 metres (that's 3.25 feet imperial). This plant tends to bloom in mid summer.
As Deadly nightshade is a low maintanence plant, it is great for beginner gardeners and those that like gardens that don't need much overseeing.
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not too difficult to keep in check with persistent uprootingEnjoys a dappled sun position in your garden and remember to apply water fairly sparingly. Keep in mind when planting that Deadly nightshade is thought of as very hardy, so this plant will survive though longer winters with little or no damage.
These plants have been known to grow well alongside Deadly nightshade so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Deadly nightshade so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Deadly nightshade plants:
Atropa bella-donna L.