Ruffled Red Pumpkin Tree - Fruits turning orange - very attractive against the dark purple stems. Super easy to grow, full sun plant.
"Pumpkin Tree", Solanum aethiopicum close up of the blooms.
Pumpkin Bush - Ripe fruits that resemble mini-pumkins are ready in early fall, just in time for Halloween / Autumn decorations.
Green Fruit on "Pumpkin Tree" Solanum aethiopicum. Grow in full sun, even in Florida, easy to grow.
"Pumpkin Tree", Solanum aethiopicum close up of the wickedly beautiful purple spines on the deep green leaves.
"Pumpkin Tree", Solanum aethiopicum close up of the deep purple stems as well as some of the green fruit.
"Pumpkin Tree", Solanum aethiopicum, bushes growing and thriving in sandy soil, full Florida sun. Very easy to grow, wickedly beautiful plant.
This is a time line of the growth rate of the Pumpkin tree, Solanum Integrifolium, that I experienced growing it in Central FL in 2006
Pumpkin On A Stick