Pepino, Melon pear or sweet cucumber (lat. Solanum muricatum) – evergreen shrub of the nightshade family, originating from South America, grown for its edible sweet fruit color and flavor tastes like a mixture of melon, cucumber, pumpkin or even pear aroma. The most widely cultivated in Peru, Chile and New Zealand.
All transplants are not available for shipping, only for local pick up. Call or text 408-981-6181 to make an appointment first, then pick up at the parking lot of 1136 South De Anza Blvd, San Jose, CA 95129.