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Paper Lantern

Groundcherry, genus Physalis of the nightshade family. It is a relative of the tomato. Its fruit is encased in this papery husk. Tomatillo is a cultivated variety, often used in salsa verde. Found in Southern Louisiana.

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Taken on December 31, 2007