miltomate


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Noun1.miltomate - Mexican annual naturalized in eastern North America having yellow to purple edible fruit resembling small tomatoesmiltomate - Mexican annual naturalized in eastern North America having yellow to purple edible fruit resembling small tomatoes
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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b) Cultivos de trasplante: lechuga (Lactuca sativa L.), cebolla (Allium cepa), huanzontle (Chenopodium nuttalliae), tomate (Solanum lycopersicum), miltomate (Physalis sp.), chile criollo (Capsicum sp.) y cempasuchilt (Tagetes erecta) se produjeron en almacigos en charolas de unicel de 200 cavidades, bajo casa sombra cubierta de tela Agribon (Figura 1).
miltomate < miltomatl: fruto que crece en las milpas, llamado tambien <<tomate verde>> o <<tomate de milpa>>.
(Gramineae); algunos productores asocian el frijol comun (Phaseolus vulgaris L.), y realmente pocos toleran o fomentan el desarrollo del tomate de hoja o miltomate (Physalis philadelphica) en las parcelas.