Taxon  Report   6487 
Physalis viscosa  L.
grape ground cherry
Physalis viscosa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Physalis viscosa
© 2007 Zoya Akulova
Physalis viscosa
© 2007 Zoya Akulova
Communities:
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: SOLANACEAE  
Genus: Physalis
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Physalis fuscomaculata
ICPN: Physalis cinerascens
 Information about  Physalis viscosa  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (PHVI17)

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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 28, 2014).

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