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Chinese lantern
Quincula lobata
Chinese lantern Nightshade Family
Quincula lobata Solanaceae
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common names
  Chinese lantern
  purple groundcherry
accepted scientific name
  Quincula lobata (Torr.) Raf.
rules for finding collection records
  Physalis lobata (262)
  Quincula lobata (1157)
family name
  Solanaceae
Image Author: ©2012 Rick McNeill
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is .6 to .8 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of February thru end of October

How Likely at this Location (30%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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