The Chilean Potato Vine (Solanum crispum) is a flowering semi-evergreen plant in the Solanaceae family. It is also known as the Chilean Nightshade.
It is native to South America, in Chile and Peru.
It grows to 6 metres (20 feet) tall. It is a climbing plant.
The Chilean Potato Vine has small blue flowers, 2.5 centimetres (one inch) long, with bright yellow centres. It has small poisonous berries in autumn.
The flowers blooms in summer.
Photographed in the Botanical Garden, Paris, May 2021.
Photographer: Martina Nicolls