fb

Or login with below

Selection Long Melon Kakri - Seeds - buy 1 get 1 free

1 packet contains Selection Long Melon Kakri - 5gm seeds.
Sales price R 105
4.4/5 370 Reviews
( 370 times booked in last 90 days )
Buy 1 Get 1 Free !!
( buy 1 seed pack and we will send same pack free )
All India Delivery
100,000 Happy Customers

Deal of the Day
Rs 440 Winter Vegetable seeds pack Free !
The pack contains 4 seed packets as below
- Radish seeds 1 packet
- Cucumber seeds 1 packet
- Bottle gourd seeds 1 packet
- Coriander seeds 1 packet
*Offer Valid on minimum order of Rs 599. Offer valid till stock last.

Description for Selection Long Melon Kakri

  • The Long melon form a distinct group of species with many similarities in botany, agronomy ecological requirements and susceptibility to insect pests and diseases.
  • Long melon is also one of them. Some of them are used in the form of salad, cooked as vegetables, and preserved in the form of sweets.
  • It is grown mainly grown in tropical, sub tropical and milder zones of India.
  • Long melon popularly known as kakri is valued for tender fruits which are eaten raw along with salt and pepper. Due to its cooling effect this is very popular during summer months in most part of the country. If it is taken without salt, it is not easily digested. Similarly, drinking of water immediately after eating fruits cause indigestion.
  • It is summer season crop. It is mainly grown in the month of February to March.

    Common nameFlower coloursBloom timeHeightDifficulty
    scintific name:-utilissimus, Duthic,fuller, Commone name:-cucurbits -Summer feb to march24Moderately easy

    Planting and care

  • Cucurbits are mainly warm season crops grown mainly in tropical and sub tropical regions.
  • River bed cultivation, a kind of vegetables forcing is being used in India where cucurbits are grown in the river beds during winter season.
  • Cucurbits grow well at day temperature between 25-350c.
  • It tolerates cool climate better than musk melon. It cannot tolerate frost and strong winds. Low temperature and high relative humidity stimulate the development of female flowers.
  • It may show slight photoreaction to short days for flowering.

    SunlightSoilWaterTemperatureFertilizer
    full sunDeep well drained soil with sandy or sandy loam texture is suitable.Average25 to 35 degrees cUse any organic fertilizer.

    Caring for Selection Long Melon Kakri

    • If you’re not using paper mulch, apply several inches of organic mulch just as the vines start to elongate. This covering will suppress weeds and help keep the fruits clean and disease free.
    • Provide generous amounts of water, particularly right after transplanting and as the fruits develop.
    • Male flowers appear first, at leaf joints on the main stem and on larger side shoots. Around a week later, fruit-producing female flowers form on secondary side shoots.
    • Despite the many female blossoms, each vine will produce only three or four melons.
    • Most young melons will grow to the size of an egg, then shrivel as they send their nutrients back into the vines.
    • Fertilize with compost tea when the fruits set and again 2 weeks later.
    • Though melon vines look very robust, they are actually quite delicate—always handle them carefully.
    • If they start to sprawl outside the area where you wish them to grow, gently guide them back toward the center of the planted area.

    Harvesting

    summer

  • Typical uses of Selection Long Melon Kakri

    Special features:

  • Melons grow extensively broad, ground hugging vines with soft, attractive foliage. The flowers appear quite suddenly, and it is interesting to watch the tiny melons start to develop after the flower petals drop.

    Culinary use: selection long melon kakri are used in the form of salad, cooked as vegetables, and preserved in the form of sweets.selection long melon kakri are eaten raw along with salt and pepper.

  • References

      Want to write review ?

      Click here to Login

      What garden lovers say ... ?

      4 / 5 Edwin 06 September 2017
      Really good quality vegetable Seeds. Packaging was very good. Will recommend to everyone.
      5 / 5 Paromita Chakraborty Das 02 September 2017
      Perfect plant to bring contrast colours in your garden.
      4 / 5 Madhu Grover 20 August 2017
      Very good seeds growing well
      More reviews
      Tag cloud : buy online vegetable seed Selection Long Melon Kakri - Seeds - buy 1 get 1 free,buy vegetable seeds online Selection Long Melon Kakri - Seeds - buy 1 get 1 free,buy online seeds Selection Long Melon Kakri - Seeds - buy 1 get 1 free,buy seed online Selection Long Melon Kakri - Seeds - buy 1 get 1 free,buy vegetable seeds online india Selection Long Melon Kakri - Seeds - buy 1 get 1 free,Selection

       

      Flat 40% Off Top 5 Plants Pack View All

      nurserylive-top-5-rose-set7
      Set of 5 Enchanting Roses
      4.2 4025 ( 4025 times booked in 90 days )
      901 40% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurserylive-top-5-fregnance-plants
      5 Best Fragrant Plants
      4.3 1173 ( 1173 times booked in 90 days )
      1200 40% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      Top-5-Feng-Shui-Plants-jade-plant-main
      Top 5 Feng Shui Plants
      4.3 246 ( 246 times booked in 90 days )
      1142 40% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurseyrlive-thornless-rose-plants79
      Set of 5 Ultimate Thorn Less Roses
      4.8 493 ( 493 times booked in 90 days )
      870 40% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurserylive-mansoon-plant1
      Top 5 Monsoon Special Plants
      4.3 679 ( 679 times booked in 90 days )
      1049 40% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurserylive-top-five-no-fail-plant2
      Top 5 No Fail Plants
      4.5 514 ( 514 times booked in 90 days )
      1404 40% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurserylive-top-5-hanging-plants85
      Top 5 Hanging Basket Plants
      4.4 263 ( 263 times booked in 90 days )
      1029 40% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurserylive-top-5-succulents224
      Top 6 Succulent
      1008 ( 1008 times booked in 90 days )
      968 40% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
       

      Flat 40% Off Kitchen Garden Kit View All

      nurserylive-5-easy-to-grow-vegetable-seeds-kitchen-garden-pack
      5 Easy To Grow Vegetable Seeds - Ki
      4.3 27 ( 27 times booked in 90 days )
      900 40% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurserylive-favorite-5-mix-vegetables-kitchen-garden-pack
      Favorite 5 Mix Vegetables - Kitchen
      4.5 138 ( 138 times booked in 90 days )
      888 40% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurserylive-5-fresh-vegetables-for-salad-kitchen-garden-pack
      5 Fresh Vegetables For Salad - Kitc
      4.3 142 ( 142 times booked in 90 days )
      888 40% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      5-easy-to-grow-herb-seeds-kitchen-garden-pack
      5 Easy To Grow Herb Seeds - Kitchen
      4.3 138 ( 138 times booked in 90 days )
      930 40% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurserylive-best-5-hanging-basket-veggies-kitchen-garden-pack
      Best 5 Hanging Basket Veggies - Kit
      4.4 130 ( 130 times booked in 90 days )
      888 40% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurserylive-top-5-healthy-leafy-veggies-kitchen-garden-pack
      Top 5 Healthy Leafy Veggies - Kitch
      4.4 127 ( 127 times booked in 90 days )
      894 40% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurserylive-5-delicious-indian-vegetables-kitchen-garden-pack
      5 Delicious Indian Vegetables - Kit
      4.2 74 ( 74 times booked in 90 days )
      894 40% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurserylive-best-5-beans-bazar-kitchen-garden-pack
      Best 5 Beans Bazar - Kitchen Garden
      4.7 62 ( 62 times booked in 90 days )
      888 40% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !

      Save 50% Off Veg Seed Pack View All

      nurserylive-english-vegetable-12-seeds-pack4
      Wow Winter Vegetables - ( 12 Seeds
      46 ( 46 times booked in 90 days )
      655 50% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurserylive-english-vegetable-12-seeds-pack
      Kitchen Garden - ( 12 Seeds Pack )
      37 ( 37 times booked in 90 days )
      685 50% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurserylive-vegetable-king-brinjal
      Vegetable King Brinjal - ( 15 Seeds
      141 ( 141 times booked in 90 days )
      788 50% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurserylive-easy-to-grow-vegetable-seeds-14-seeds-pack
      Easy To Grow Vegetable Seeds - ( 14
      35 ( 35 times booked in 90 days )
      745 50% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurserylive-nutritious-gourds
      Nutritious Gourds - ( 14 Seeds Pack
      115 ( 115 times booked in 90 days )
      740 50% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurserylive-tasty-tomatoes
      Tangy Tomatoes - ( 10 Seeds Pack )
      230 ( 230 times booked in 90 days )
      550 50% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurserylive-chilled-chillies-12-seeds-pack
      Chilled Chillies - ( 12 Seeds Pack
      195 ( 195 times booked in 90 days )
      655 50% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
      nurserylive-herbs-seeds-12-seeds-pack
      Herbs Seeds - ( 12 Seeds Pack )
      121 ( 121 times booked in 90 days )
      740 50% Off

      Rs 425 Winter Veg Seeds Free !

      Ask any gardening related query, Get answer within 1 day

      Ask query now

      ( 12000+ queries answered )

      Check nursery experts recommendations, top 10 list 

      Check  NOW

      ( 1500+ recommendations given )

      Read customer blogs, suggestions, tips & experiences on gardening in India

      Read Blogs NOW

      ( 800+ blogs written by users )

      Learn gardening & plants care through video lessons created by garden lovers

      Watch videos

      ( 15000+ videos collection )

      About

      Join us

      Newsletter

      Subscribe to get special offers!
      We promise absolutely NO SPAM.

      Change language