Perennial. Half hardy. Height approximately 36″.
Requires sunny position with moist but well drained soil.
Green leaves and white flowers striped with lilac. Produces round yellow fruits with purple stripes.
Fruit are eaten raw and are sweet juicy and aromatic somewhat like a honeydew melon. Should be peeled before eating as skin has a disagreeable flavour.
Pick fruit before fully ripe and will store for several weeks at room temperature.
2 litre pot