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Physalis viscosa
starhair groundcherry Nightshade Family
Physalis viscosa Solanaceae
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English common names
  •starhair groundcherry
  •grape groundcherry
  •groundcherry
Spanish common name
  •huevo de gallo
accepted scientific name
  •Physalis viscosa L.
rules for finding collection records
  •Physalis viscosa (174)
  •Physalis viscosa forma (0)
  •Physalis viscosa sinuato-dentata (0)
  •Physalis viscosa spathulaefolia (0)
family name
  •Solanaceae
Image Author: ©2007 Zoya Akulova
Image License: CC BY-NC
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals, Bell shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed third week of September thru second week of June

How Likely at this Location (57%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
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Flora Mendocina (3)
Flora Uruguay (2)
Cal Photos (2)
base map where plant found

Sand
Disturbed
Riparian
Forest
grid lines base