Large, hard, green skinned fruit that is not eaten, but has a variety of ornamental uses.
Small tree to 25ft. Flowers bloom at night and in its native range are pollinated by bats. Fruits take about six months to ripen.
The calabash tree will survive some frost.
The dried fruits are often used for ornamental purposes. Dried fruits are made into maracas.
Native from Mexico through South America and the Caribbean.
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