IDENTIDAD DE PHYSALIS COZTOMATL MOC. & SESSE EX DUNAL COMO EL COZTOMATL DE FRANCISCO HERNANDEZ
- TAXONOMY OF LEUCOPHYSALIS (SOLANACEAE, TRIBE PHYSALEAE). Averett, John E. // Rhodora;Apr-Jun2009, Vol. 111 Issue 946, p209
A taxonomic survey is presented for Leucophysalis. The genus is of interest because L. grandiflora has the northernmost distribution of any Solanaceae in North America and because of its possible link to certain Asian species of the family. A key to species, synonymy, and a discussion of generic...
- A New Record for the Flora of Turkey: Physalis philadelphica Lam. var. immaculata Waterf. (Solanaceae). Bukun, Bekir; Uygur, F. Nezihi; Uygur, Sibel; Turkmen, Necattin; Duzenli, Atabay // Turkish Journal of Botany;2002, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p405
A new species, Physalis philadelphica Lam. var. immaculata Waterf. (Solanaceae) is reported for the first time for the flora of Turkey.
- ALGUNOS ASPECTOS DE LA ECOFISIOLOGIA DE LA GERMINACION EN PHYSAUS PHILADELPHIA. Rivera Madrid, Renata; Garza Caligaris, Luz Elena; Rincon, Emmanuel // Acta Botanica Mexicana;oct1989, Issue 7, p33
This paper refers to the germination in Physalis philadelphica. Results show that seed germination occurs in a wide range of temperature (13 to 40Â°C), presenting the optimum between 25 and 37Â°C with more than 80% of germination. The seeds are photoblastic, but this characteristic is...
- Physalis: Ground cherries. // Agroforestry News;Aug2005, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p22
Presents information on the Physalis plant. Description; Cultivation; Types of Physalis.
- GROUND CHERRIES. Fike, Michelle Summer // Canadian Organic Grower;Spring2011, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p50
The author talks about her interest in planting ground cherries in Canada. Ground cherries form part of the Solanaceae family that includes the tomato. Growing and harvesting ground cherries are similar to how peppers or tomatoes are grown and harvested. The author also states that ground...
- Phenolic constituents and antioxidant properties of five wild species of Physalis (Solanaceae). Medina-Medrano, José; Almaraz-Abarca, Norma; González-Elizondo, M.; Uribe-Soto, José; González-Valdez, Laura; Herrera-Arrieta, Yolanda // Botanical Studies;9/19/2015, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p1
Background: Fruits of wild species of the genus Physalis are consumed as food and calyces and leaves are used in traditional medicine. The phenolic composition of the species of this genus have been scarcely studied. To contribute to a better knowledge for the use of all the potential of these...
- UNA NUEVA ESPECIE DE PHYSALIS (SOLANACEAE) DE QUERETARO, MEXICO. Martinez, Mahinda; Hernandez, Luis // Acta Botanica Mexicana;1999, Issue 46, p73
Physalis queretaroensis, a scarce plant restricted to the municipality of Landa de Matamoros, is described. The species is related to P. volubilis Waterf., from which it differs in the form and insertion of the leaves and vestiture.
- Saracha punctata. Shaw, Julian // Plantsman: New Series;Jun2006, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p86
The article provides information about Saracha punctata, a species that belongs to Andean shrubs. The plant grows to about six meters in the wild. Its flowers are campanulate, purple-marron with intricate yellow reticulate veining, which is similar to Hyosyamus niger, and appear in small...
- CLAMMY GROUND-CHERRY. Foster, Steven; Duke, James A. // Peterson Field Guide to Medicinal Plants & Herbs of Eastern & Ce;2000, p113
This article presents information on clammy ground-cherry (Physalis heterophylla Nees). This perennial plant belongs to the nightshade family. The leaves of this plant are oval and coarsely toothed. Flowers are bell-like, greenish yellow with a brownish center. American Indians used tea of...