Tags: Certified Organic Heirloom Open Pollinated
Growing Practices: No Pesticides No Herbicides No Fungicides No Synthetic Fertilizers
Latin Name: Melothria scabra
Days to Maturity: 75
Free of Downy Mildew in our garden. The fruits look like tiny watermelons, and are about the size and shape of grapes. They taste like cucumbers but with some tartness - like a cross between a cucumber and a gooseberry (don’t try it Monsanto!). Native to Mexico and Central America. Sold by the pint at farmers markets. We grew them on the flat in 2014 but would recommend using a trellis for ease of harvest. The seeds are small, so the vines start small, but then grow vigorously. 365 seeds/g. Grown by Twin Oaks Seed Farm.
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United States (Zone 7a)
Established in 2014
8.00 acres in production