- slender treelet without spines
- small lance-elliptic leaves with stellate hairs
- small white flowers with yellow anthers
- round black 1 cm fruit
Description: Treelet, mature at 2-5 m, without spines; petioles to 5 mm; leaves to 4 x 13 cm, lance-elliptic, with soft stellate hairs, membranous; inflorescence with peduncles 1-2 mm, flower with slender pedicels to 15 mm, corolla white, 7 mm long, stamens yellow; infructescence with peduncle to 3 mm, with up to 8 fruit; fruit to 10 mm, shiny purple-black, globose, pedicel 15 mm; seed 2 x 3 mm, 3-8 seeds/fruit.
Local distribution: On Pacific slope at 1300-1500 m.
Species range: Mexico to Colombia
Habitat: Old pastures, forest edge, stream margins within forest, and secondary forest.
Phenology: Flower: may-jun. Fruit: apr, jul.
Seed dispersers: Birds
Comments: Solanum extensum Bitt. is considered a synonym.