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Physalis pubescens L.
Downy ground-cherry, Husk tomato
USDA Symbol: phpu7
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Annual Habit: Herb Flower:
Fruit: Size Class:
AL , AR , AZ , CA , CO , CT , DE , FL , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , MI , MN , MO , MS , NC , NJ , NM , NY , OH , OK , OR , PA , RI , SC , TN , TX , UT , VA , VT , WA , WI , WV Canada: NB USDA Native Status: L48(N), PR(N), VI(N), CAN(I)
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff