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
Link to protologue:
Typification:
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

Synonyms:

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)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of tomatillo (based on crossing incompatibilities with Physalis philadelphica fide Solan Biol Syst 430. 1986)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Iowa, Kansas (e.), Missouri, Nebraska (s.e.), Oklahoma]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas (e.)]
    • Mexico

    Southern America
    • 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
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Entre Rios, Jujuy] Paraguay


    Naturalized (widely natzd. elsewhere)

References:

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=102403. Accessed 25 June 2018.