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CAPE GOOSEBERRY

CAPE GOOSEBERRY

Physalis peruviana
Member $3.95
Non-Member $4.95
One of the most versatile yet understated vegie garden plants. The sweet fruit are encased in a papery husk that turns brown letting you know when the fruit are ripe. The fruit are the same size as a cherry tomato and can be eaten fresh straight from the vine, made into goosebery jam, or popped into fruit or savoury salads. Grow as you would a tomato. Can jump the garden fence in warmer climates if left unchecked.
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SEEDS: S376
Due to quarantine, cannot post to TAS, WA, NZ

Growing Information

Sow in punnets in Spring
Height To 120cm
Position in Full Sun
50 Seeds Per Packet
Tender Perennial
Space at 120cm
Seasonal watering as necessary
95% Germination Rate

Growing Tips

Read the seed packet to find out how far apart to sow your seeds.

CAPE GOOSEBERRY

Physalis peruviana
Member $3.95
Non-Member $4.95
One of the most versatile yet understated vegie garden plants. The sweet fruit are encased in a papery husk that turns brown letting you know when the fruit are ripe. The fruit are the same size as a cherry tomato and can be eaten fresh straight from the vine, made into goosebery jam, or popped into fruit or savoury salads. Grow as you would a tomato. Can jump the garden fence in warmer climates if left unchecked.
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SEEDS: S376
Due to quarantine, cannot post to TAS, WA, NZ
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