Physalis grisea (Waterfall) M. Martínez. Gray Ground-cherry, Strawberry-tomato, Dwarf Cape-gooseberry. Phen: May-Nov; Aug-Oct. Hab: Wooded slopes, disturbed areas. Dist: The species is mainly distributed in ne. United States, south (mainly) to NC, TN, and MO, and scattered farther south.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Syn: = Il, K1, K3, K4, Mi, Mo3, NE, NY, Tn, Va, Martínez (1998), Sullivan (2004), Ward (2008a); = Physalis pubescens var. grisea – C, GrPl, RAB; < Physalis pruinosa – F, G, S, W, misapplied