Solanaceae Physalis sp.

Ground Cherry

Cherokee - Food, Fruit

Use documented by:
Perry, Myra Jean, 1975, Food Use of 'Wild' Plants by Cherokee Indians, The University of Tennessee, M.S. Thesis, page 55

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Scientific name: Physalis sp.
Common names: Ground Cherry
Family: Solanaceae
Family (APG): Solanaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Fruit
Notes: Fresh fruit used for food.

RECRD: 2223 id: 26714