Nightshade vegetables, so called because of their habit of growing in shade and flowering at night, include potatoes, paprika, eggplant, tomatoes, peppers, and over 2500 other species. All belong to the family Solanaceae... More »

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Vegetables in the nightshade family include potatoes, peppers and eggplants. Fruits in the family include tomatoes, tomatillos, goji berries and ground cherries. Although other members of the family, such as deadly night... More »

As of 2015, scientific evidence does not show that nightshade foods, including eggplant and tomatoes, aggravate arthritis, states the Arthritis Foundation. Some experts believe the vegetables contain a powerful mix of ar... More »

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Good vegetables to grow in a small garden include greens, tomatoes, beans, peppers and eggplants. Compact versions of these plants thrive in small spaces or containers. More »

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Plants such as the tobacco, belladonna and eggplant are part of the nightshade family. Nightshades, also known as Solanaceae, thrive in temperate conditions, such as those found in tropical regions. More »

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The best vegetables for type 1 diabetics, according to the American Diabetes Association, are broccoli, carrots, cabbage, celery, eggplant, mushrooms, peppers, sprouts, salad greens, cucumber and rutabaga. Other recommen... More »

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Peppers complement several other vegetables, including onions and tomatoes. Growing the three together makes the perfect salsa garden. There are also herbs and flowers home gardeners should consider for growing near pepp... More »

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