White Chokos freshly picked for making warming Autumn/Winter food

(1/6) White Chokos freshly picked for making warming Autumn/Winter food

White Choko an abundant veg for roasts, stirfrys, chutneys, desserts and more

(2/6) White Choko an abundant veg for roasts, stirfrys, chutneys, desserts and more

A comparison of Green and White chokos. Both are quick easy to grow in good conditions and delicious to eat.

(3/6) A comparison of Green and White chokos. Both are quick easy to grow in good conditions and delicious to eat.

Choko - White For Sale (Size: Large)  (Grown from Seed)

(4/6) Choko - White For Sale (Size: Large) (Grown from Seed)

Leaf of the Choko

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Choko - White For Sale

(6/6) Choko - White For Sale

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Choko - White

Sechium edule
A vigorous vine with large white fruit cooked as a popular vegetable. They are delicious when eaten at a small size. Very versatile and often used as a pear and apple substitute or supplement in cooking. Very hardy. Choko plants are perennial but die back... Read More
Other Names: Chayote, Xuxu

$17.75 ($7.75-$17.75 choose a size)

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We previously had the most to buy in May and Jun. With limited quantities for sale in other months. They are unlikely to be available in Feb and Mar. Remember to click above to get notified when it is available once more.

Specifications of Choko - White

Preferred Climate Warm Temperate, SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From SeedlingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 1-2m

Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? No Leaves (Deciduous)

Suitability in Pots Yes

Fruiting/Harvest Months , February, March, April, May, June

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$59.00 ($59.00-$79.00 choose a size)

Excellent flavour, bright skin and juicy flesh with few seeds, bearing a summer and winter crop. It exhibits more cold tolerance than other varieties. Carambolas are also called Star Fruit Carambola trees have an attractive weeping habit, producing a profusion of pink flowers. The foliage is delicate on young trees, and our potted plants are known for their older leaves to turn yellow and drop during transport to conserve energy. This is not a problem long term. With care and acclimatisation they will bounce back
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Acerola - Florida Sweet

$14.90 ($14.90-$79.00 choose a size)

This bright red cherry like fruit has varying tastes during different stages as it ripens. When fully ripe the fruit is juicy and aromatic with its acid content giving it a sweet acid apple-like flavour. The tree can produce a number or crops each year, making for quite a long harvest season. Our selection is called the acerola Florida Sweet Cherry and is a pleasant eating variety that is not too sour. The acerola is well suited to pot culture where it can be kept to a smaller size. It could also be grown this way in cooler climates where it can be moved to a warmer position in the winter. A word of warning the foliage of the plant is covered in tiny irritating stinging hairs that can produce an allergic reaction. When pruning your trees wear a long sleeved shirt and a pair of gloves.
Special Offer: Buy 2+ @$14.90ea usually:$19.75ea

Fig White Adriatic

$39.00 ($39.00-$69.00 choose a size)

A green skinned medium to large sized fig with sweet, red flesh that has a superb flavour. When tree ripened this fig is unsurpassed with its rich strawberry flesh. Peels very easily when ripe.

Nashi Pear - Tropical Sunshu

$49.00 ($49.00-$49.00 choose a size)

A superior low chill Nashi suitable for warm temperate and subtropical areas, a vigorous selection that is self pollinating and will be highly productive within 2-3 years. The delicate beige speckled skin is attractive, the flesh is white, crisp and crunchy and melts in the mouth. Delicious eaten straight off the tree.
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Monstera - Fruit Salad Tree

$14.00 ($14.00-$45.00 choose a size)

Often called the Fruit Salad Tree or the Swiss Cheese Plant as the ripened fruit has a pineapple-banana odour and fruit salad taste. The mature fruit has a yellow-green, violet-spotted rind of hexagonal plates covering a creamy-white, soft pulp. Highly ornamental, an excellent choice for heavily shaded positions. This is an uber popular indoor plant - you will definitely spot it gracing ledges, benches, shelves, hanging baskets and spectacular in house displays. A simple plant, grows well in a good quality potting mix and can handle a little neglect. If you are just entering the world of indoor plantery then this is a great one to start with. Happy growing
Special Offer: Buy 1+ @$14.00ea usually:$17.90ea
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Drumstick Tree ( Moringa )

$14.90 ($14.75-$49.00 choose a size)

Also known as the Horseradish tree or Tree of Life. Possibly one of the most useful trees in the world, it produces long green pods that have been compared to a cross between peanuts and asparagus. The peeled roots are used as a substitute for horseradish and the edible leaves make a highly nutritious vegetable. Claims are made that its tiny leaves contains 7 times the Vit C of oranges, 4 times the Vit A of Carrots, 4 times the Calcium of milk, 3 times the Potassium of Bananas, and 2 times the protein of yogurt. The roots have also been documented as useful in many folk remedies. It originates in India and has spread in popularity to many parts of Asia, Central and South America, Africa and the Pacific. In Africa it has been also called the Miracle Tree with so many uses. This tree has delicate foliage and attractive pale yellow flowers. The slender, semi -deciduous, perennial tree, to about 10 m tall with drooping branches. Best kept pruned under 2mts as its the leaves that is what is best used in cooking. Thrives in subtropical and tropical climates, flowering and fruiting freely and continuously. Grows best on a dry sandy soil. Makes an ideal shade tree with high drought resistance. (Source: Nutritive Value of Indian Foods, by C. Gopalan) The foliage is delicate on young trees, and our potted plants are known for their older leaves to turn yellow and drop during transport to conserve energy. This is not a problem long term. With care and acclimatisation they will bounce back
Special Offer: Buy 2+ @$14.90ea usually:$24.00ea

Choko - White Reviews & Tips

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Carole McKechnie
★★★★★ 2y ago

Yamba, NSW, Australia

Choko - White

Love them good for plckles good to eat

Mildred T. Ambatang
★★★★★ 3y ago

Baguio city, Philippines

Choko - White

Id known its english name when i was 15...choco grows so well here in my province because of the cold weather.. sauted choco when sliced in strips are delicious... slicing them into cubes can be to boiled chicken. It can be veg salad also.

branny1
★★★★ 7y ago

RUNCORN, QLD, Australia

I didn't buy a choko plant. I bought a choko from my local coles, and sat it in the kitchen. A week later, I had fifteen cm of vine coming from the top.I have literally done bugger all to get this to grow. I had a large styrofoam container -the type yo...

sonya
★★★★ 13y ago

Capella, Qld, Australia

I did have to eat them as a child, but as a gardener always wanted to grow one successfully, after a lot of trying I have one in Capella,Central Highlands of Queensland. Having read about the tubers you can bandicoot in my Organic Gardening Aust. Jacqu...

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