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Ground Cherry (Chinese lantern)

Ground Cherry (Chinese lantern) (Physalis alkekengi (Alkekengi))

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That looks healthy skips , mine are nowhere near that size yet ........

14 Jun, 2011


Do they produce viable fruits over here?

14 Jun, 2011


Looking good Skip! It's a lovely colour of green even before it develops the lanterns!

15 Jun, 2011


Not long and those white flowers will turn to laturns.

6 Jul, 2011

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