Physalis philadelphica Lam.
Common Name: TOMATILLO
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad A-Forb

A Mexican native, cultivated for the edible fruit and rarely escaped to disturbed ground. First collected in 1861 in Lenawee Co.


Lenawee County
Monroe County
Saginaw County
St. Clair County
Wayne County


MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. June 29, 2022.