Plant Type: Perennial Herb, shrub
Flowering & Harvest Season: In bloom late Summer, harvest in the Fall and year-round
Mature Size: 1-2 ft tall and wide
Soil & Moisture: Medium moisture, good drainage; thrives in sandy loams. Consider raised beds as a way to facilitate drainage.
Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade
Climate Zones: USDA plant hardiness Zones 9-11. Will grow as a Perennial in Zone 8 with frost protection. Grow as an Annual north of Zone 8.
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.