Calflora
Taxon  Report   6487    
Physalis viscosa  L.
Grape ground cherry
Physalis viscosa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.
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Bloom Period
Family: SOLANACEAE  
Genus: Physalis

Toxicity: MAJOR

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Physalis fuscomaculata
ICPN: Physalis cinerascens var. cinerascens
ICPN: Physalis cinerascens
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 30, 2020).