PlantsNicandra→Apple of Peru (Nicandra physalodes 'Alba')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 40-48 inch
Plant Spread: 12-16 inch
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Wildlife Attractant: Hummingbirds
Propagation: Seeds: Depth to plant seed: cover the seeds thin
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Physalis I think, but which one? by bonitin Sep 4, 2013 11:50 AM 8

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