Cocono is a very interesting fruit that is covered with a light down and looks like an eggplant. It is a relative to the eggplant but it is a juicy and tart unlike its relative. It is eaten stewed, as fresh fruit, as a drink, or fried. Tropical.
Plant seeds 3/8 in deep in nursery beds in rows 8 in apart; or in polyethylene bags containing a 50-50 mixture of potting soil and sand. In each bag, or each hole put 4 to 5 seeds expecting the emergence of 1 or 2 sturdy seedlings. Germination time varies from 15 to 40 days. Provide bright light - not full sun.