Cape Gooseberry (Physalis peruviana 'Golden Berry')

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8a -12.2 °C (10 °F) to -9.4 °C (15 °F)
Plant Height: 4 feet
Pollinators: Bees
Wind
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Ground Cherry and Basil variety recommendations by thommesM Jan 17, 2019 6:19 AM 20
What seeds do you have going so far? by carlysuko May 14, 2018 9:27 AM 86
Possible error in the cape gooseberry entry by robynanne Aug 29, 2016 8:54 AM 4
For those of you asking about ground cherries by robynanne Sep 19, 2016 7:31 PM 26
Question on growing ground cherries by robynanne Jan 26, 2017 5:46 PM 11

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