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Nicandra physaloides, Shoo-Fly Plant

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 Nicandra physaloides
Family: Solanaceae
Shoo-Fly Plant
Origin: Peru
Large shrub 5-10 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterBlue/lavender/purple flowersEthnomedical plant.
Plants marked as ethnomedical and/or described as medicinal, are not offered as medicine but rather as ornamentals or plant collectibles.
Ethnomedical statements / products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We urge all customers to consult a physician before using any supplements, herbals or medicines advertised here or elsewhere.Poisonous or toxicSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

The plants are adorned with solitary violet bell-shaped flowers with white centers.

All parts of the plant are poisonous and care should be taken in using in the landscape. Annual.


 Nicandra physaloides, Shoo-Fly Plant

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Nicandra physaloides, Shoo-Fly Plant

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Nicandra physaloides, Shoo-Fly Plant

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Nicandra physaloides, Shoo-Fly Plant

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Nicandra physaloides, Shoo-Fly Plant

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Nicandra physaloides, Shoo-Fly Plant

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Nicandra physaloides, Shoo-Fly Plant

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Nicandra physaloides, Shoo-Fly Plant

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Nicandra physaloides, Shoo-Fly Plant

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Shoo-Fly Plant, Apple of Peru. The plants are adorned with solitary violet bell-shaped flowers with white centers. It is the only species in the genus Nicandra. They are known for their property of repelling insects.
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RECOMMENDED SUPPLIES:
Seed Germination Mix #3, professional grade
SUNSHINE-S - Seeds and cuttings booster
Myco Mix - pro-mix with Mycorrhiza
Baby-Plant Food - Seedlings and Cuttings Booster
Per pack: 12 seeds

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