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Woody nightshade or bittersweet (Solanum dulcamara): flowering and fruiting stem. Watercolour.

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Bittersweet contains dulcamarin and the dried stems are used as a sedative and diuretic

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1 painting : watercolour

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Wellcome Library no. 22084i

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