Physalis alkekengi var. franchetii (Chinese Lantern)
Height: Medium,    Width: Medium Flowering time: Summer Soil Requirements: Moisture Retentive Light Requirements: Sun
Physalis alkekengi var. franchetii (Chinese Lantern) is grown for its brightly coloured balloon-like orange-red husks containing orange/scarlet berries, which cover the plant in autumn. The small nodding cream flowers are out in June and July. The height is about 30 inches.
This plant prefers full sun and a moist well drained soil.
Detailed growing instructions are supplied with the Physalis alkekengi var. franchetii (Chinese Lantern) plants, and can be viewed here.
Physalis alkekengi var. franchetii goes well with:-
Aster novi-belgii `Lady in Blue` (Michaelmas Daisy)
Height: Medium,    Width: Medium Flowering time: Summer
Soil Requirements: Well Drained
Light Requirements: Sun or Partial Shade
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