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Physalis virginiana
Physalis virginiana
Ground Cherry
Photographer: Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0414 0764 (2014-04-12)

Copyright © 2014 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Jul 12, 2013
  • latitude 24.89290   longitude 100.73960     View on Google Maps.
  • location   rural road to Carbonara, 5.3 road miles S of La Hediondilla, 17 miles SW of San Rafael de Galeana, on the Nuevo Leon/Coahuila state line (Mcpio. Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico)
  • family Solanaceae
  • plant community   along margin of Koeberlina-Larrea-Flourensia-Opuntia scrub and long-abandoned farmland at 1870 m (3016') elev.
  • notes   plants on flat plain of a large bolson in silty, slightly saline, calcareous clay soil, along the margin between a long abandoned agricultural area made rich with diverse annual forbs by recent heavy rains and patches of undisturbed native desert scrub. Site is located just inside (ca. 50 m) the state line.
  • keywords: CDR
  • contributor's ID #  CDR 394
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Ground Cherry (photographer)
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