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Melothria scabra (5 seeds) 

R55.00

2 in stock

Melothria scabra (price per 5 seeds)

Family: Cucurbitaceae

Common name: Mexican sour cucumber

This herbaceous climber in the cucumber family (Cucurbitaceae) is grown for its tiny edible fruit that looks just like a miniature striped watermelon. The fruits are a tasty conversation piece when used whole in salads or other recipes. With its delicate foliage, it can be used as an edible ornamental in containers or other plantings.

Locality: Ex Hort. Harvest: May 2024