EPPO Global Database

Physalis viscosa(PHYVI)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: PHYVI
  • Preferred name: Physalis viscosa
  • Authority: Linnaeus


North America. A species of confused taxonomy, occasionally naturalized in Europe. It is not clear at present exactly what taxon is involved.

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Common names
Name Language
grape groundcherry English
prairie groundcherry English (AU)
sticky physalis English
klebrige Blasenkirsche German
coqueret visqueux French
camambu Spanish (AR)