Physalis and Tomatillos
PHYSALIS: COSSAK PINEAPPLE
Also known as the Gape Gooseberry.
Indigenous to South America, these vibrant orange berries are bursting with flavour.
They are encased in an enchantingly delicate husk which opens to reveal the absolute treasure of these mouth-watering balls of sunshine!
WHEN TO PLANT
Cool Climate: SEP, OCT, NOV (Plant out after risk of frost)
Temperate: AUG, SEP, OCT, NOV, DEC
Sub – Tropical: AUG – APR
Tropical: MAR, APR, MAY, JUN, JUL, AUG
Arid: AUG, SEP
PH 5.8 – 7
Rich, well-drained soil.
Raise in seedling trays 6mm deep and keep moist.
When robust enough transplant.
Plant 50cm apart.
Their growth habit is similar to that of a bush tomato.
Fruit keeps for 2-4 weeks.
DAYS TO HARVEST
APPROX 40 SEEDS
OPEN POLLINATED SEED 100% TASMANIAN GROWN