CAPE GOOSEBERRY

CAPE GOOSEBERRY
Physalis peruviana

An evergreen, 1.5meter tall shrub, originally from South America with edible 2cm round, orange fruit enclosed in papery calyces. This delicious berry is high in vitamin C and can be eaten raw or cooked in jams. They mature in late summer-autumn and need a protected position in frost prone areas. For full sun with average garden soil. Note, this plant self seeds readily. 30 seeds

Price: $3.50
Organic
Sowing Periods
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Cool Climate Periods Sep 1st Dec 31st
Mild Climate Periods Aug 1st Jan 31st
Tropical Climate Periods Jan 1st Dec 31st