Physalis arenicola

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Physalis arenicola
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Photo by Patricia Howell, Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta - Flowering plants
Class: Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Order: Solanales
Family: Solanaceae
Genus: Physalis
Species: P. arenicola
Binomial name
Physalis arenicola
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Natural range of Physalis arenicola from USDA NRCS Plants Database.

Common names: Cypresshead groundcherry; Sandhill groundcherry

Taxonomic notes

Synonym: Physalis arenicola var. ciliosa (Rydberg) Waterfall





It flowers from April to August and in October with peak inflorescence in June.[1]

Conservation and management

Cultivation and restoration

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References and notes

  1. Nelson, G. PanFlora: Plant data for the eastern United States with emphasis on the Southeastern Coastal Plains, Florida, and the Florida Panhandle. Accessed: 12 DEC 2016