What is the Chinese Lantern Flower?
Chinese Lantern Flower plant : Chinese lantern flower (Physalis Alkekengi L) belongs to the Solanacae family which is one of the most expensive plants exported to Europe and America.
- Scientific: Physalis Alkekengi L
- English: Strawberry Tomato, Strawberry Ground Chery, Chinese lantern plant, Winter Cherry, Cape gooseberry, Alken Kengi
- French: Physalis, Alkekenge
- Persian: Aroosak-e poshte parde, Aroosak-e pase parde, Gilase zemestani, Panir bad-e khabavar, Kakaneh, Johoodan gilas
- Arabic: Joozalmazj, Habbalhoo
Chinese lantern flower is a perennial plant with a height of 30 to 60 cm. The plant is branched and has running underground stems. Its above-ground stem is erect and has a cylindrical lower part. Moreover, the upper part of the stem is angular and covered with broad hairs. The leaves are ovate, broad at the base, and appear like a wedge- cuneate shaped. They are unequal on the sides and their tips are pointed to sharp. The margins are wavy to sinusoidal and the lobes are irregular. The leaves are 5 to 12 cm long and 9 to 14 cm wide. Additionally, they are dark green, irregular, oval, pointed, and broad, petioles are 1.5 to 6 cm long and contain thin hairs. The flowers are solitary and reddish-white. The calyx is 3 to 5 cm long and ovate or ovoid-globular, orange-red. The fruit is a berry with a diameter of 13 mm, red-orange. The fruit can be the size of a hazelnut or a cherry. The seeds are 1.5 to 2.5 mm long and yellow-brown.
This plant contains alkaloids, prostanoids, steroids, flavonoids, physalin, water, iron, protein, calcium, phosphorus, riboflavin, niacin, niamin, sugar, vitamin A, and vitamin C.
This plant grows in Iran, Turkey, southern and eastern Europe, central Asia, and North America.
Distribution in Iran
This plant is grown in Gilan, Gorgan, Mazandaran, East Azerbaijan, Lorestan, Kermanshah, Isfahan, and Tehran provinces.
- Fever reducer
- Treatment of gout
- Skin softening
- Treatment of acne
- Treatment of urinary incontinence
- Treatment of shortness of breath
- Treatment of kidney stones
- Treatment of bladder inflammation
- Treatment of rheumatic pain
- Healing of chronic wounds
Note: Please consult your doctor before taking Chinese lantern flower to treat your disease.
Maleki Commercial, the largest exporter of Chinese lantern flower (Physalis Alkekengi)
Maleki Commercial is the largest direct exporter of Chinese lantern flower (Physalis Alkekengi) in Iran and Asia.
This company exports the best quality of this plant as per the buyer’s requirement in the form of EXW, FCA, CPT, CIP, DAT, DAP, FOB, FAC, CFR, CIF.
Supplier of Chinese lantern flower (Physalis Alkekengi) in Iran
According to buyer’s requirement, Maleki Commercial exports the best quality of Chinese lantern flower (Physalis Alkekengi) in the form of EXW, FCA, CPT, CIP, DAT, DAP, FOB, FAC, CFR, CIF.
Global export of Chinese lantern flower (Physalis Alkekengi)
Maleki commercial is one of the leading global exporters of Chinese lantern flower (Physalis Alkekengi) that have the most
effective ingredients and best quality and price among other companies that export this plant. This holding has been very successful in exporting this plant to different countries without intermediaries.
You can rely on this company to provide the best quality products in safe and Standardized packaging when you need this kind of high-quality export.
Chinese lantern flower (Physalis Alkekengi) price in Iran
Maleki Commercial exports Chinese lantern flower (Physalis Alkekengi) at the best price and quality under the brand Elisso Sky to the United States, Europe, and Asia and has already attracted numerous customers.