Madras pea pumpkin, Chirati, Pangori, Bilari

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Madras pea pumpkin, Chirati, Pangori, Bilari
Scientific Name : Mukia maderaspatana
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Common Name : Madras pea pumpkin, Chirati, Pangori, Bilari
Description:
Syn: Mukia scabrella, Melothria maderaspatana. A soft stem, small climber with tiny pumpkin-like fruit. Has some medicinal uses.
Propagation : Seeds
Longevity : Annual

 

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