Porcupine Tomato -Tropical Ornamental Solanum pyracanthos / pyrocanthum
Solanum pyracanthos / pyrocanthum
Ornamental Porcupine Tomato
Exotic is the word for this prehistoric looking plant from the tropics!
Purple flowers accent prehistoric looking, orange, spiny blue- green leaves, followed by small ornamental green to yellow NON edible fruits. Grows 3’-5’ tall and work well as a container plant. Grow as an annual or tropical plant. Deer resistant Perennial in zones 9-11 and drought tolerant. A true conversation piece!