Gamme Helfer | Phisalys

The phylasis characteristics

The Cape gooseberry, physalis, is native to the American continent. Belonging to the Solanaceae family, the Cape gooseberry has a beautiful orange flesh with a slightly acid taste.

The Cape gooseberry contains various vitamins, including B1 and B2 and is also rich in potassium, magnesium, beta carotene and fiber.


Georges Helfer SA (Switzerland) specializes in the import of exotic fruit such as the Cape gooseberry and has strong links with countries of production. The company has a comprehensive and carefully controlled traceability system so produce is tracked until it reaches the end consumer.

Georges Helfer SA (Switzerland) also has well established arrangements for shipping Cape gooseberries, by sea or air from all countries of origin


There are several classes of Cape gooseberry. They are supplied in boxes of 8 or 12 tubs.



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