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cape gooseberry Physalis peruviana

Cape Gooseberry has been planted 6 times by Growstuff members.


cape gooseberry is a perennial crop (living more than two years)

First harvest expected

84 days after planting


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How to grow cape gooseberries

Grown for: fruit (3)

Plant from: seed (2), (2), seedling (1)

Plant in: (4), sun (1), semi-shade (1)

Scientific names

  • Physalis peruviana

Alternate names

  • Cape gooseberry
  • Inca berry
  • Aztec berry
  • golden berry
  • giant ground cherry
  • African ground cherry
  • Peruvian groundcherry
  • Peruvian cherry
  • love-in-a-cage
  • physalis

Cape gooseberry varieties

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