this listing is for 50 Heirloom Organic Purple Tomatillo Milpero Seeds. These are small in size, about 1 inch in diameter on average. Closely related to the tomatillo, the milpero is sort of a miniaturized version of the tomatillo, with fruits to 1-1.5". Flavor is much like the tomatillo, though with subtle differences.
The tomatillo (Physalis philadelphica) is a plant of the nightshade family, related to the cape gooseberry, bearing small, spherical and green or green-purple fruit of the same name. Tomatillos originated in Mexico, and are a staple of that country's cuisine. Tomatillos are grown as annuals throughout the Western Hemisphere.