Mexican Sour Gherkin Cucumber
Latin Name:Melothria scabra
Cute, 1″ long fruits look like miniature watermelons and taste like cucumbers with tangy citrus overtones. Vines start growing slowly but can get up to 10′ long. Can be eaten fresh or pickled.
These incredible small, cucumber-like fruits are shaped like baby watermelons. Great when added to salads, or they can be pickled. The cucumber-like taste has a touch of lemon. The ornamental vines have tiny leaves and flowers. Perfect for the cottage garden, or a unique addition for the kids. Huge yields!