adopt-a-mirliton

Mirlitons.org is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the conservation and innovative uses of Louisiana heirloom mirlitons. “Mirliton” is the Louisiana name for the iconic perennial climbing squash (botanical name: Sechium edule) better known as “chayote” in the Western Hemisphere. Mirlitons.org was founded by Dr. Lance Hill in New Orleans, Louisiana USA and is a volunteer organization.