Physalis peruviana L. Cape Gooseberry
Sp.Pl. edn 2, 2:1670 (1763)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Alien to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 24 April 1996

Erect, slender shrub, 0.3-1.5(-2.5) m high. Fl. yellow, Jun to Aug or Nov to Dec or Jan. Roadverges, creeklines.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.

IMCRA Regions: Leeuwin-Naturaliste, WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Augusta-Margaret River, Busselton, Capel, Gingin, Kalamunda, Nannup, Rockingham, South Perth, Wanneroo, Waroona.