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About Tinda

Tolerant of pruning and shearing. Little Gem is noted for requiring little pruning. Avoid cultivating around plants because they have shallow roots. Roots appreciate a good mulch (1-2 ").

Seeds Specifications

Seeds per Packet35
Common Name Indian Round Gourd, Apple Gourd, Indian Baby Pumpkin
Height 1.50 to 2.00 feet
Flower Colour green
Bloom Time April
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting and care

  • Required a bit of effort, but the results are well worth the work
  • Not all plants are fragrant, but the most common and hardy do produce a sweet, carrying fragrance
  • Common is a vine and has larger glossy green leaves than Royal
  • Both can survive in temperate climates if they are planted in a sheltered area

Tinda care

  • Tinda need a cold, dormant period
  • Select a site with soil that drains well
  • After a good rain, find a spot that is the first to dry out
  • Water trapped beneath the scales may rot the bulb, so a well-drained site is essential
Sunlight Full sun to part shade
Watering Medium
Soil well-drained soil
Temperature 25 to 35 degree C
Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer
Harvest Season 2 weeks

Tinda special feature

Tinda is a small vegetable, looks like a cross between a green apple and a pumpkin.

Tinda uses

Medicinal Use:

  • Rich source of Vitamin A

Frequently Asked Questions

How tall do tinda grow?

On average tinda grows 1.50 to 2.00 feet

What color are tinda ?

A tinda plant bears flowers of color green

How hard is tinda to grow?

A tinda is Easy to grow

How much sunlight does a tinda need?

A tinda prefers Full sun to part shade

How much water does a tinda need?

A tinda prefers watering Medium

What kind of soil does a tinda need?

well-drained soil

What temperature does a tinda like?

25 to 35 degree C

How should I fertilize my tinda ?

Apply any organic fertilizer

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