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Pepino Gold
Solanum muricatum
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Item code:
9317759004182

Small bush rarely above 1m tall with yellow fruit stripped purple up to 10cm. Flavour is like a juicy rock melon. Only pick fragrant, slightly soft fruit which are ripe.

Size — 100mm
Growth Width — 50cm
Growth Height — 1m
Frost Sensitive
Flower Colour — White
Fruiting Period — March, April, May, June
Flowering Period — January, February
Light Requirements — Full sun
Soil Requirements — Well drained soil
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Planting Advice

Incorporate planting compost such as Active 8, 50:50 with existing soil at time of planting, and water with Harvest once a week for the first 6 weeks. Keep well mulched.

Watering needs

Water deeply until established for the first 6 to 8 weeks.

Pruning Advice

Lightly prune regularly in the warmer months to maintain shape and size.