(Physalis pruinosa) Native of eastern and central North America.
Outstanding Polish variety prized for its unique
flavor. Easy to grow, prolific, and super sweet. Can
be used for preserves, pies, over ice cream, or in
fresh fruit salads. The ½-¾" fruits are encased in a
papery husk that turns brown when the fruits ripen.
Stores 3-4 weeks in the husk. Productive plants
have a sprawling habit. 70 days from transplant.
6 weeks before last frost
Green Thumb Tip Sow seeds indoors ¼" deep. Plant out when the
danger of frost has passed. Excellent results at
Heritage Farm when grown on landscape cloth,
which suppresses weeds and makes collecting the
Ground Cherry, Aunt Molly's Organic
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