Grown by South American Indians over 1000 years before Columbus. Elongated, slate blue fruits with lighter striping average 20 inches in length and weigh 5 or more pounds each. Inside is deep orange flesh with a smooth texture and delectable sweet, fruity flavor. Try it roasted or baked, whole or in slices, fried, or pureed for pies and soups.
Light: Height: 0" Width: 0" Spacing: 0" Needs Pollinator: No Planting Season: Spring
Maturity: 90 Needs Isolation: No Seed Start Indoors: No Seed Start Direct: Yes Seeds Per Packet: 30 Planting Depth: 0"