African Plant Database

Physalis viscosa L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 183 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Physalis
Status for NA : accepted (weed)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Herb - Ht 0.05 - 0.3 m. Alt: 15 - 1830 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, GA, KN, MP, NW, WC

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • DUCELLIER, L. & R. MAIRE (1923). Végétaux adventices observés dans l'Afrique du Nord. Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Afrique N. 14: 304-325
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°119709 modified 2009-04-15
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