Kiwano (Jelly Melon) *RARE*
Kiwano – Jelly Melon
Seeds per pack: 15
Days till maturity: 75
Kiwano or Jelly Melon as it has come to be called is a melon in the family of the cucumber and is native to Africa. These fruits are also called horned melon or devil melon by locals for its obvious thorny skin which is inedible. The inside is green, sweet, jelly like and tastes reminiscent of a lime jello. Plants produce 10-20 fruits easily per plant when properly cared for, and each fruit weighs around 8-12 ounces. Drought resistant and hardy. If you have animals or even neighbors that steal produce, grow these! They won’t come within a mile of them.
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