…Amazing Subterranean Apple Pear…
(4-5mEdVAbcD) Pachyrhizus erosus
Jicama produces a potato like underground fruit/tuber that tastes like a cross between an apple and a pear! Jicama contains many important vitamins and minerals, including vitamin C, folate, potassium and magnesium. It’s low in calories and high in fiber. It also contains antioxidants, including vitamins C and E and beta-carotene. A climbing vine, will grow up to 4 or 5m tall with supports. Can be eaten raw or cooked. Will grow better in warmer climates, especially tropical areas. Native to Mexico. Full sun.
…..Priced at $8.90 (150 Parries) or 3 for $23
PS: The leaves, pods, flowers & seeds are toxic.