1 Package of 35 Seeds
Native to the cooler climates of cloud forests in the Andes between Panama and Chile, to an altitude of 3000 m.
Apart from being a splendid ornamental, with large, dark green, palmate leaves that have velvety undersides, the female plants produce large quantities of fruits which are traditionally used for preparing beverages and also cooked and eaten.
Germination: Sow 1-2cm deep in sowing mix + sand or perlite. Keep bright and constantly moist, not wet.