Chinese lantern plant for sale – Easy plant to grow with edible fruits, mostly grown for the ornamental fruit capsules and for the leaves, planting season in spring to autumn, better to buy plant or another option to start from seeds yet more challenging.
Chinese lantern plant – information before buying:
Growing information: perennial or annual plant, growing hardiness zone: 2-10, water needed – average to big amount, light conditions – full sun to partial shade, height: 30-80 cm, 12-32 inches.
Blooming in the spring to summer in bowl-star shaped flowers that appear in white color.
Fruits harvesting season in the summer to autumn in round shaped flowers that appear in orange color.
Alternative names: Physalis alkekengi, Bladder cherry, Chinese lantern, Japanese Lantern, Strawberry ground cherry, Winter cherry