by Jennifer Poindexter
Have you ever heard of ground cherries? Have you considered growing them around your home?
If you haven’t heard of this fruit, that’s okay. It’s one of the best kept secrets in gardening. Ground cherries (Physalis) are annual plants that take a shrub-like form.
They can be planted in the spring and produce a harvest around summer. There are lots of interesting things to know about ground cherries.
Even if you’ve read a how-to on growing this plant, it’s still important to keep a list of tips and tricks around to ensure you’re fully prepared for growing a new crop in your gardening area.
Take the following tips into consideration before adding ground cherries to your garden.