Photo: from Southeastern Flora
Soil: Xeric (Dry)
Sun: Sun to Part Shade
Color: Creamy yellow with greenish dark purple throat.
Flowers: 5 lobed, pendulous bell-shaped. reddish orange berry enclosed in papery sheath provide additional interest!
Leaves: Similar to that of a tomato.
Excellent plant for the learning garden. Interesting characteristics and was used as a food by indigenous people.
Food Uses: Berries were eaten raw and in soups.