Ethiopian Eggplant or Mock Tomato or Garden Eggs (so-LAN-num: ee-thee-OH-pik-um) Solanaceae:
The bright orange fruits are shaped like pumpkins. A three foot tall ornamental eggplant with purple stems and green unripe fruits that turm orange and then reddish orange later in the year. Where hardy plants grow into a deciduous Shrub 6 to 8 feet tall.
Zone 10, grown as an Annual
Native to Africa