Bitter gourd, Karela, Karle

Posted by on September 21, 2013 in Creepers & Climbers, fruiting season SMW, semi shade, water generously | Comments Off on Bitter gourd, Karela, Karle

Bitter gourd, Karela, Karle
Scientific Name : Momordica charantia
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Common Name : Bitter gourd, Karela, Karle
Description:
A medium size climber with tendrils. The bitter fruit are used as vegetable. The climber is bisexual. Male & female flowers grow on a same climber.
Propagation : Seeds
Longevity : Annual

 

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