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Physalis acutifolia (Sharpleaf groundcherry)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Physalis acutifolia

Physalis acutifolia (Miers) Sandw.

Sharpleaf Groundcherry

Solanaceae (Potato Family)

Synonym(s): Physalis wrightii

USDA Symbol: PHAC6

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow


USA: AZ , CA , LA , MO , NM , TX

Additional resources

USDA: Find Physalis acutifolia in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Physalis acutifolia in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Physalis acutifolia


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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