Cape Gooseberry- Dwarf

Physalis peruviana


Standard seed packet, 200 seeds

$1.50
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Cape Gooseberry- Dwarf

Physalis peruviana


  • Dwarf variety
  • Sweet, juicy golden yellow fruit
  • Good for jams, cakes and pies


A dwarf variety of the standard Cape Gooseberry growing to only 90cm. Produces sweet, juicy golden yellow fruit that is encased in a papery lantern like calyx. Fruit grows to around 3cm in diameter and can be eaten fresh or used in jams, desserts, pies, cakes and salads.


How to sow and grow:

Method: Raise seedlings
Sowing Depth: 4mm
When: Spring and summer
Germination: 14-42 days @ 21-29°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle: Frost tender Perennial (usually grown as an annual)
Plant Spacing: 30cm (annual), 100cm (perennial)
Plant Height: 90cm
Position: Part or full sun, moist soil
Days to Maturity/Flowering: 140 days
*Notes: Keep well watered. Plant is most productive in first 2 years.

(Product number: G8-09)
Seeds per gram: 1500 seeds


SKU G8-09
Shipping Weight 0.0006kg
Botanical name: Physalis peruviana
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 200 seeds
Seeds per gram: 1500

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