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Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« on: April 19, 2020, 08:48:19 PM »
Pepino Dulce is very easy to start from cutting’s.
I put 3-4 cuttings in a 1 gallon pot in the shade and wait a week or two.
The fruits have a very pleasant Melon flavor and texture without being too sweet.
Very nice shrub that will climb up tree’s or trellis to 8 ft.
Produces a lot of fruit and well adapted to shadier growing conditions.
Cutting’s 8+ inches and freshly cut the day I ship.
10 cuttings for $23 shipped to you.
Fall Special
Bulk cutting’s available 50 cutting’s for $50 shipped.
These have been selling well locally for $6 a pound for anyone interested in a larger plant out.








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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #1 on: April 20, 2020, 07:31:36 PM »
Drop a PM when you have a chance.

Thanks.

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #2 on: May 01, 2020, 12:09:17 PM »
Well they arrived last week and they are planted... already sending out new leaves and shoots.
Arrived quickly and in fine shape!
Made about 32 plants... Bargain!

Thank!

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #3 on: May 01, 2020, 10:21:26 PM »
Right on ! Thank you Kevin.
I will continue to have these cutting’s available

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #4 on: May 01, 2020, 11:11:14 PM »
Mine to arrived and seemed to have rooted overnight.
Ive now gotten two orders and all plants are in good shape, though you do like your duct tape :)

Thanks again!
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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #5 on: May 02, 2020, 09:07:54 AM »
They arrived in great shape and after a few days seem to be pushing new growth. Thanks! D

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #6 on: May 02, 2020, 03:14:17 PM »
Any idea which variety this is? Rio Bamba maybe?
Thanks!
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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #7 on: May 03, 2020, 08:29:11 PM »
Can’t say for sure Keith, I have a few different types though

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #8 on: June 09, 2020, 04:07:59 PM »
Hello, do you still have this available? I have tried a few from local market, the texture and the juiciness is really good, but the flavor is rather bland. Does your variety taste sweet if we let it ripe on the tree? My South American friend told me the one she had in her country is as sweet as a ripe cantaloupe.

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #9 on: June 09, 2020, 05:29:55 PM »
His varieties are delish, sweet like melon and juicy. I'm trying my best to root em out in Grodan wool, we'll see how it works! (first attempt not in soil)

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #10 on: June 09, 2020, 06:09:13 PM »
His varieties are delish, sweet like melon and juicy. I'm trying my best to root em out in Grodan wool, we'll see how it works! (first attempt not in soil)

Thanks! This is a must have!

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #11 on: June 09, 2020, 07:03:34 PM »
Are these still available?

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #12 on: June 09, 2020, 07:10:57 PM »
Does it need hand pollination? 
I am planning to build a trellis to cover my back yard.  I have purple and yellow passion fruit and concord grape.  I am thinking what other variety I can add to it.  Plant different varieties in each corner.
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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #13 on: June 09, 2020, 11:46:19 PM »
Yes , I still have cuttings available.
Hand pollination is not necessary, they readily set fruit.

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #14 on: June 16, 2020, 11:07:18 PM »
Lots more cuttings available.
Bulk available, 25 cuttings for $43 including shipping.

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #15 on: June 19, 2020, 06:42:11 PM »
Received the package today. Very generous extras. Thanknyou very much!

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #16 on: June 20, 2020, 11:31:48 AM »
Do these bushes grow in Florida? Can they take the rainy season and humidity?

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #17 on: June 20, 2020, 12:12:48 PM »
They grow fine so far here in Alabama.
I got some cuttings from him awhile back... they have rooted, are growing and now flowering.
So far so good.

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #18 on: June 22, 2020, 05:41:20 PM »
Got my cuttings today. They look great! Extras too! Definitely would buy again. Thanks dude!

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #19 on: June 24, 2020, 10:56:26 PM »
Glad the cuttings are arriving well!
Happy to send extra’s ! I have so many bushes of Pepino Dulce now that I am officially a Pepino farmer.
I should have alot of fruit for sale later this summer into fall.

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #20 on: June 25, 2020, 12:26:04 AM »
Are you growing them on their own roots? or are you grafting them onto selected rootstock?

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #21 on: June 26, 2020, 09:49:40 AM »
I just rooted them in moist soil - Easy!

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #22 on: June 28, 2020, 06:54:19 PM »
I’ve never heard of anyone grafting Pepino Dulce .

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #23 on: June 29, 2020, 08:10:08 PM »



Figured I’d post up my rooted cuttings. I would say these are humorously easy to root.  :o

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Re: Pepino Dulce cuttings & plants
« Reply #24 on: September 13, 2020, 02:41:34 PM »
New bulk packs available.
Good time of year to root now and plant late winter/early spring.
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