1 package of 10 seeds
A small perennial with slender, creeping shoots to 1 m long, deeply lobed leaves and small, yellow flowers.
Flowers are followed by oblong, dark yellow fruits to about 5 cm long that are covered in bristly pustules.
Cucumis ficifolius is native to the highlands of Eastern Africa between 1000 and 2700 m.
Germination: Sow 1cm deep in sowing mix + sand or perlite. Keep bright and constantly moist but not wet. Germination takes 2-4 weeks.