Grow from vines. The produce fruit seasonally but occasionally it occurs year round. Flowers only bloom 12-24 hours for pollination. Fruit ripen about 80 days after flowering.
Large size of the fruit and high number of seeds make this crop ideal for enzyme production.
Enzymes produced has many applications. It can be used for cleaning, deodorising and degreasing.
With a short flowering period, encouraging pollinators to the farm is essential. Companion planting to encourage pollinators is vital for a successful harvest.