NARANJILLA (Solanum quitoense)

An extremely ornamental solanum, growing about 1.2m high with large purple spiny leaves, white flowers and golf-ball sized orange fruit with lime green centres. The fruit makes an exquisite summer drink when put in the blender (pulp of 1 fruit, 1 cup water, 1 tspn honey - strain out seeds if desired). Plant in a warm, very well drained spot. Visually dramatic in a semi-shaded area because of colour and growth habit.

NB: The plant contains many large thorns growing out from stems, branches, and leaves

NARANJILLA (Solanum quitoense)

SKU: NARA
$25.00Price
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