bittersweet nightshadebittersweet nightshade
A poisonous climbing or trailing plant (Solanum dulcamara) native to Eurasia and a widespread weed in North America, having violet flowers with recurved corolla lobes and red berries. Also called bittersweet, deadly nightshade.
Origin of bittersweet nightshadeAfter the roots and stems, which are said to taste bitter, then sweet when chewed.
fruit (left) and flowers (right) of the bittersweet nightshade