Definition of Physalis pruinosa
1. Noun. Stout hairy annual of eastern North America with sweet yellow fruits.
Generic synonyms: Ground Cherry, Husk Tomato
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Literary usage of Physalis pruinosa
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1. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States: Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1898)
"Physalis pruinosa L. Tall Hairy Ground-Cherry. ... Physalis pruinosa L. Sp. 184. 1753. P. pubescens Dunal, in DC. Prod. 13: part 1, 446. 1852. ..."
2. The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: Annotated Checklist and Atlas by Ann Fowler Rhoads, William M. Klein (1993)
"... L. var. integrifolia (Dunal) Waterfall Hairy ground-cherry Herbaceous annual Alluvial areas, fields and cultivated ground. Physalis pruinosa L. ..."
3. Lake Maxinkuckee: A Physical and Biological Survey by Barton Warren Evermann, Howard Walton Clark (1920)
"TALL HAIRY GROUND-CHERRY Physalis pruinosa L. We have no notes on this species; it is, however, represented by an herbarium specimen collected in the ..."