Nicandra physalodes

Nicandra physalodes

  • Nicandra physalodes
  • Nicandra physalodes
  • Nicandra physalodes
  • Nicandra physalodes
  • Nicandra physalodes
  • Nicandra physalodes
  • Flower name
    Nicandra physalodes
  • Scientific name
    Nicandra physalodes
  • Aliasセンナリホオズキ, 千成酸漿, 大千成
  • Place of originPeru
  • Place of floweringFields and footpaths, Field
  • Flowering seasonJuly, August, September

What is Nicandra physalodes

Nicandra physalodes is an annual grass of the family Solanaceae, genus Nicandra native to Peru. From summer to fall bloom pale blue flowers. Real has a form of crucifers. Could not eat a poisonous plant because is used as cut flowers or dried flowers. In addition, because it smells like flies (bots) to eucalyptus (Eucaly) and fatsia japonica (yatsude) like the trash will be planted near the bin or toilet.Giant Centenary Garden variety, crohoski (black ground cherry ).

Common name: Nicandra physalodes, scientific name:Nicandra physalodes, aka: Apple of Peru, Shoo-fly plant, origin: Peru, height: 50-100 cm, leaf shape: oval to elliptical, leaf length: 5-15 cm, with leaves: alternate, margin: rough saw blades with, rose: Cup-shaped Tip 5 lobed, flower diameter:2.5cm, flower color: light blue, Places flowers, leaf axil, flowering period: July-September, note: poisonous plants.


  • Eye
    Solanales
  • Family
    Solanaceae
  • Genus
    Nicandra
  • Species
    N. physalodes
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Monopetal inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Cup-shaped
  • Leaf type
    ovoid
  • Edge of the leaf
    Serrated
  • Life typeA year of grass
  • Flower colorsBlue Purple
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height50.0 ~ 100.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower2.0 ~ 2.5 cm

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