1 packet contains Bottle Gourd- 3gm seeds.
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Description for Bottle Gourd F1 Rama
The bottle gourd belongs to the cucumber family and originated in Africa. This vegetable comes in different shapes, the most common being the bottle-shaped (hence the name) and round.
The sizes vary from six inches in length to more than six feet. It grows fast and may begin to flower only 2 months after seeding.
Planting and care
The bottle gourd is a vigorous, annual, running or climbing vine with large leaves and a lush appearance. It grows fast and may begin to flower only 2 months after seeding. The vine is branched and climbs by means of tendrils along the stem.
Choose a location that is sunny and has good drainage. Place an inch of composted manure on top of the bed and work it into the soil. Plant seeds 2 feet apart from each other in rows 5 feet apart. If you are not next to a fence install a trellis or arbor immediately after planting, so you do not disturb growing roots. Water the soil completely immediately after planting. Keep the seeds moist for the first 2 weeks.
Caring for Bottle Gourd F1 Rama
- Weeding can be done by hoeing as and when necessary.
- Fruit rot during rainy season can be checked by training the plants over the bamboo stick or dried branches.
- Beetles, fruit flies, and caterpillars can be controlled by spraying Malathion. or Dimethoate. or Methyl demeton.
Fruits are harvested at tender stage and before 100 % maturity.
Typical uses of Bottle Gourd F1 Rama
Special features: Fruits
Ornamental use: NA
Medicinal use: It contains a great nutrition.
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The vegetable seeds have germinated.I can give my real review only after a few months
I m happy with this nice vegetable seeds product
100%Germination of both the packets.one packet contains more than saficent seeds and all of them germinated
The seeds are genuine. Just planted and could see some germination after a week. Awaiting for its growth. Thank you
Is this vegetable seeds are hybrid or non hybrid ?