Calflora
Taxon  Report   5853    
Nicandra physalodes  (L.) Gaertn.
Apple of peru,  Nicandra
Nicandra physalodes, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.

Bloom Period
Family: SOLANACEAE  
Genus: Nicandra
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Atropa physalodes
PLANTS: Physalodes physalodes
More information about  Nicandra physalodes
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (NIPH)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 13, 2019).