Taxon  Report   6479 
Physalis hederifolia  A. Gray  var. palmeri  (A. Gray) Cronq.
Palmer's ground cherry,  Palmer's groundcherry
Physalis hederifolia var. palmeri
© 2013 Jean Pawek
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Physalis hederifolia var. palmeri
© 2013 Jean Pawek
Physalis hederifolia var. palmeri
© 1992 Arthur H. Bazell, M.D.
Physalis hederifolia var. palmeri, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Physalis hederifolia var. palmeri
© 1992 Arthur H. Bazell, M.D.
Genus: Physalis
Parent Record Physalis hederifolia
Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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PLANTS: Physalis palmeri
More information about  Physalis hederifolia var. palmeri
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 30, 2017).

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