A picture of a Wild Calabash

Wild Calabash

Lagenaria sphaerica

Full Sun
Moderate care


RHS hardiness


Minimum temperature


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Wild Calabash Overview

This vigorous climber is a close relative of the calabash and bears large, white, fragrant flowers which open in the evening, and unique mottled green fruit the size of a cricket ball. Try growing something different around your patio this summer!

Other uses of Wild Calabash

Other uses