Large fruit from vine

brisamtyJanuary 10, 2014

Hi, a friend gave me this as a souvenir from Oaxaca, Mexico

He says is a fruit from a vine called "chicayumba"

Could you tell me more about it?

Is it edible? What weather does it requires?

Thanks

Brisa

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
SusanC(9b/10a Sunset 17)

Maybe Sechium edule, chayote?

Here is a link that might be useful: Chayote fruit forms

    Bookmark   January 10, 2014 at 11:40AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
What is this ground cover around the Dudleya?
I discovered another Dudleya this morning in the middle...
Suzi AKA DesertDance Zone 9b
Please identify
Growing in North Alabama Thank you
sweet_betsy No AL Z7
What is this magenta plant?
Can anyone identify the magenta plant in this image...
Steve Baker
plant Id please
I'm in sc.
deanna12061979
Sponsored Products
Jaipur Blue Orchid Transitional Floral Pattern Wool Tufted Rug - RRC001019-0236
$91.00 | Hayneedle
Flos | KTribe Outdoor F3 Floor Lamp
YLighting
Hammary Urbana Oval End Table
Beyond Stores
Isola Round Outdoor Teak Outdoor Side Table, Patio Furniture
$295.00 | FRONTGATE
Somerset Corner Cover - Sand
$199.50 | FRONTGATE
simplehuman Paper Towel Holders Quick Load Countertop Paper Towel Holder in
$21.97 | Home Depot
Regatta Blue Lido Floor Lamp
Lamps Plus
Dexter Bed Multicolor - RN465
$139.99 | Hayneedle
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™