Plant Type: Perennial Fruiting Vine
Harvest Season: Summer - Fall
Mature Size: 10 to 18 ft
Soil & Moisture: Fertile, light, well-draining soil. Needs plenty of water (especially during hot summer spells) as the large, soft leaves transpire moisture quickly and the fruit needs adequate and regular watering to develop well. Good drainage - no standing water.
Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade
Climate Zones: USDA plant hardiness Zones 8-11 with frost protection.
Patio Planting Zones: 4+
All of our tropical fruiting plants can be grown in small or large containers in northern zones or planted outside in warmer climates.