Tropical/Subtropical Evergreen Perennial or Annual Legume
Chipilin is mostly grown as an annual and the leaves are grown, harvested, and prepared as a leafy green veggie.
Chipilin's beautiful yellow flowers bloom year-round.
Up to 5 ft
Soil & Moisture:
Grows great in a variety of soil types and fertility, including light sandy soil that is well-draining.
Full Sun (best production), Part Shade
Fast, Very Fast
Outdoors 4-11 after the risk of frost; Patio/Greenhouse 4+
These plants are propagated from seed and grown as an annual, ready to harvest throughout one growing season!