Exotic Pest Reporting
Charles T. Bryson, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Bugwood.org
Tropical soda apple
Tropical soda apple (Solanum viarum) is an invasive plant of pasturelands. It is a native of South America and was first detected in Florida in 1988.
Its rapid and dense growth quickly decreases pasturelands.
Summaries of State Plant Protection Laws and Regulations
03/04/2020 - Kempsey Shire Council receives funding for weed war
12/04/2019 - Despite fun name, plant is bad news
09/17/2019 - Tropical Soda Apple - What is That Plant?
09/20/2018 - Keep checking for noxious Tropical Soda Apple weed
02/06/2018 - Perfect conditions for aggressive weed to spread