Physalis peruviana

  • T. K. Lim

Scientific Name

Physalis peruvianaL.


Alkekengi pubescens Moench, Boberella peruviana (L.) E.H.L. Krause, Boberella pubescens (L.) E. H. L. Krause in Sturm, Herschelia edulis (Sims) Bowdich, Physalis chenopodifolia Lam., Physalis edulis Sims, Physalis esculenta Salisbury, Physalis latifolia Lam., Physalis peruviana var. latifolia (Lam.) Dunal, Physalis puberula Fernald, Physalis tomentosa Medik.



Common/English Names

Aztec Berry, Barbados Gooseberry, bladderberry, Cape Gooseberry, Cherry Tomato Goldenberry, Gooseberry-Tomato, goldenberry, Husk Cherry, Inca Berry, obra cabbage, Peruvian Cherry, Peruvian Ground Cherry, Poha, Poha Berry, Strawberry Tomato, Winter Cherry.

Vernacular Names

  • Arabic: Hhabwah, Hhashîsh Sakrân;

  • Bolivia: Capuli, Motojobobo Embolsado;

  • Brazil: Alquequenje Amarelo, Bate-Testa, Camapú, Erva-Noiva-Do-Peru, Groselha Do Perú, Herva Noiva Do Perú (Portuguese);

  • Chile: Capuli, Amor En Bolsa, Bolsa De Amor;

  • Chinese: Deng Long Cao, Deng Long Guo, Gu...


Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Extract Total Phytosterol Cape Gooseberry High Total Flavonoid 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.CanberraAustralia

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