Physalis virginiana

Physalis virginiana

$6.95

Photo: from Southeastern Flora

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Description

Soil: Xeric (Dry)
Sun:  Sun to Part Shade
Height:  1′-2′
Color:  Creamy yellow with greenish dark purple throat.
Blooms: July
Flowers:  5 lobed, pendulous bell-shaped. reddish orange berry enclosed in papery sheath provide additional interest!
Leaves:  Similar to that of a tomato.

Suggested Uses:

Excellent plant for the learning garden. Interesting characteristics and was used as a food by indigenous people.

Interesting Facts

Medicinal Uses:
Food Uses:  Berries were eaten raw and in soups.
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Weight 1 lbs
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