Physalis


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physalis

(faɪˈseɪlɪs)
[New Latin, from Greek physallis a bladder (from the form of the calyx)]
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Noun1.physalis - ground cherriesPhysalis - ground cherries      
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Solanaceae, potato family, Solanaceae - large and economically important family of herbs or shrubs or trees often strongly scented and sometimes narcotic or poisonous; includes the genera Solanum, Atropa, Brugmansia, Capsicum, Datura, Hyoscyamus, Lycopersicon, Nicotiana, Petunia, Physalis, and Solandra
ground cherry, husk tomato - any of numerous cosmopolitan annual or perennial herbs of the genus Physalis bearing edible fleshy berries enclosed in a bladderlike husk; some cultivated for their flowers
cape gooseberry, Physalis peruviana, purple ground cherry - annual of tropical South America having edible purple fruits
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physalis

n (Bot) → Kapstachelbeere f, → Physalis f
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Also lingering rose blooms plus the winter flowers of heathers and viburnums, pine cones, the Chinese lanterns of Physalis franchetii, furry clematis seed heads and poppies' pepper pots.
There was a squiggle of pointless red sauce on the plate and a physalis garnish - I'm sure these cliches will have impressed someone out there.
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FOR THE TOPPING 250ml double cream 1 tbsp caster sugar Physalis for decorating You'll need 2 x 20cm loose-bottomed flan tins
What makes Physalis unique is that the fruit is enclosed by its inflated calyx, a husk, and hence the group name "husk tomatoes.
Pandey KK (1957) Genetics of self incompatibility in Physalis ixocarpa Brot.
The genus Physalis belong to the Solanaceae family, with about 120 species widely distributed in different regions of the world (Li et al.
viridis and Physalis angulata (85% of samples) for first annual crop cycle; and A.
Objective: For this reason, this work presents the study of the bioaccumulation process in the active ingredient of Buprofezin in a crop of cape gooseberries, with the aim of observe the remnants of this compound in the Physalis peruviana and its fruit after two and a half months of being attacked by the Trialeurodes Vaporariorum.
Renowned for being a major banana exporter, Colombia is also one of the world's most bio-diverse countries, producing a wealth of exotic fruits and it is now carving a niche in global markets for a range of products, whether it be avocados, mangoes or physalis.