Taxon: Physalis pubescens L.

 
Genus: Physalis
Family: Solanaceae
  Subfamily: Solanoideae
      Tribe: Physaleae
        Subtribe: Physalinae
Nomen number: 102403
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:183. 1753
Name Verified on: 02-Oct-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-Oct-1995
Species priority site is: Northeast Regional PI Station (NE9)
Accessions: 5 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit (fide F USSR; F Eur)
  • Gene sources: primary genetic relative of low ground-cherry (applies to wild populations)
  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of Cape gooseberry (based on successful crosses and F1 hybrids with Physalis peruviana as pollen donor fide Rev Bras Frutic 37:184. 2015)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • : Mexico
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Iowa, - Kansas, - Missouri, - Nebraska, - Oklahoma
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - West Virginia
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, - Florida, - Georgia, - Louisiana, - Mississippi, - North Carolina, - South Carolina, - Tennessee, - Virginia
  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Caribbean: Antigua and Barbuda - Antigua; Cuba; Dominica; Guadeloupe; Hispaniola; Jamaica; Martinique; Puerto Rico
    • Central America: Belize; Costa Rica; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Panama
    • Northern South America: French Guiana; Guyana; Suriname; Venezuela
    • Southern South America: Argentina - Entre Rios, - Jujuy; Paraguay
    • Western South America: Bolivia; Colombia; Ecuador; Peru

  • Naturalized:

    . widely natzd. elsewhere

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  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image