Summer vine, originating from the Americas. Fruit kept for winter eating. For seed saving it is best to grow only one variety with-in 2km. Can save seeds from ripe fruit when eating. Likes rich soil. Harvest as vine dies off and stem dries out. Sow after last frost.
Seed count: 5-12 seeds per gram
Small nutty flavoured pear-shaped to 22cm and 2kg, flesh is light orange, dry and very tasty. Small seed cavity, vigorous vines. Grown in all states, good keeper. 83-115 days.
Seeds per packet: 25