The Giant Groundcherry Physalis peruviana 3-4 ft semi-erect plants, excellent sweet round orange fruits, annual in a temperate zone, or subtropical perennial.
Giant Groundcherry Physalis peruviana
Physalis peruviana, a plant species of the genus Physalis, is originally from Peru. The plant and its fruit are most commonly known as Cape gooseberry (South Africa, UK, Australia, New Zealand), or Physalis.
It is indigenous to South America, but has been cultivated in England since the late 18th century and in South Africa in the region of the Cape of Good Hope since at least the start of the 19th century.