Ripe fruits. Rio de Janeiro, mid autumn.
Ripe fruit. Rio de Janeiro, mid autumn.
Even though it looks like a green passion fruit, this is actually a fruit closely related to cucumbers. And tastes like them too. Rio de Janeiro, mid autumn.
Selling for $5.59 a pound in Berkeley, California.
Just cut open the fruit, and eat the seedy part. It has a nice banana/cucumber flavor.
These grow like weeds and make many, many fruit. They need a very long growing season though.
A volunteer seedling that is taking over the entire garden. I'm always chopping the thing back.
My Jelly Melon plants climbing the fence.