Physalis alkekengi

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Synonyms for Physalis alkekengi

Old World perennial cultivated for its ornamental inflated papery orange-red calyx

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Physalis alkekengi (Chinese lantern) The rows of 2in (5cm) long, bright-orange lanterns hanging down the stems in autumn are unmistakable on this under-rated, underused perennial.
The orange seed-heads of Chinese lanterns, physalis alkekengi, used to be common in gardens, but seem to have fallen out of fashion.
The effect of physalis alkekengi alcoholic extract on concentration of thyroid hormones in Rats.