Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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husk tomato
Physalis pubescens
Physalis pubescens
husk tomato Nightshade Family
Physalis pubescens Solanaceae
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English common names
  •husk tomato
  •hairy groundcherry
Spanish common names
accepted scientific name
  •Physalis pubescens L.
rules for finding collection records
  •Physalis pubescens (176)
  •excludePhysalis pubescens grisea
family name
  • Solanaceae
Image Author: © Max Licher, downloaded from SEINet
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.25 to 0.5 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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