Known-You Philippines displayed the big fruits of their new ampalaya hybrid at the recent Agrilink trade show. The fruits are big, three fruits easily weighing more than a kilo. There’s no varietal name yet because it is still being field tested in different parts of the country.
Aubregyn V. Ancheta holding three fruits of the new ampalaya.
Known-You Philippines is a joint venture of Known-You Seed of Kaohsiung, Taiwan and Harbest Agribusiness of the Philippines. By the way, Known-You of Taiwan is observing its 50th anniversary this December 2018. We have been invited to attend.
Jonathan Varquez of KYP showing a fruit of the new ampalaya.