Physalis arenicola Kearney. Phen: Jan-Dec. Hab: Longleaf pine sandhills, pine flatwoods. Dist: GA, AL, and s. MS south to s. FL. Reported from nc. GA by Jones & Coile (1988) and for "cypress-heads and scrub thickets" by GANHP.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Synonymy: = Fl6, FNA, K1, K3, K4, WH3, Sullivan (2004); > Physalis arenicola Kearney var. arenicola – Ward (2008a); > Physalis arenicola Kearney var. ciliosa (Rydb.) Waterf. – Ward (2008a); ~ Physalis ciliosa Rydb.