Physalis ixocarpa


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Related to Physalis ixocarpa: Physalis peruviana, husk tomato
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Noun1.Physalis ixocarpa - annual of Mexico and southern United States having edible purplish viscid fruit resembling small tomatoesPhysalis ixocarpa - annual of Mexico and southern United States having edible purplish viscid fruit resembling small tomatoes
husk tomato, Mexican husk tomato, tomatillo - small edible yellow to purple tomato-like fruit enclosed in a bladderlike husk
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
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Physalis peruviana presents better productive and qualitative parameters when cultivated in the sunlight or under a white shade net; Physalis pubescens and Physalis minima, on the other hand, present a better quality of fruit when cultivated under the sunlight or under white and blue nets; and Physalis ixocarpa under red or black nets.
Jimenez SE, Robledo TV, Benavides MA, Ramirez GF, Ramirez RH, de la Cruz RE (2012) Calidad de fruto de genotipos tetraploides de tomate de cascara (Physalis ixocarpa Brot.).
Viabilidad de polen, densidad y tamano de estomas en autotetraploides y diploides de Physalis ixocarpa. Bot.
In Mexico, this noctuid is considered an important pest in tomatillo (Physalis ixocarpa Brotero) crops, and is present in all producing regions with different degrees of infestation.
Observations on plastic mulching, imidacloprid and tools for the identification of Melanagromyza tomaterae Steyskal (Diptera: Agromyzidae) on Physalis ixocarpa Brot.
Resumen: El tomate de cascara (Physalis ixocarpa) es un cultivo alimenticio y medicinal de gran importancia economica en Mexico, afectado por diversas plagas y enfermedades, como son los trips y el virus de la marchites manchada del tomate (TSWV) que alcanzan hasta un 80% en perdidas.