1 packet contains - 3gm / 10 seeds.
Description for Bitter Gourd F1 Jhalri
Bitter gourd plant is a fast growing creeper and is from the family of vines. It is also known as nutritious gourd and bitter melon. Bitter gourd plants vary shape, size and colour but the medicinal uses make bitter melon more important and distinct than other medicinal plants.
The most important use of bitter gourd is, it reduces the blood sugar level and is very good for diabetic patients. Bitter gourd has lots of medicinal uses so you can plant them easily in your garden.
Scientific Name : Momordica Charantia L.
Family : Cucurbitacea
Best Season : Throughout the year
Nutritional Value : 44 kcal, 5.6 g protein, 290 mg calcium, 5 mg iron, 5.1 mg vitamin A, 170 mg vitamin C per 100 g serving.
Planting and care
Caring for Bitter Gourd F1 Jhalri
- Re-planting bitter gourd:
If you wish to re-plant bitter gourd the next season, leave some fruits so that they get completely dried.
- Once fully dried , the fruit will open and you can collect the white or brown colour seeds for further sowing.
When the fruit turns light green in colour and the inside is white, bitter and juicy, you can pluck out the bitter gourd (basically it takes 3-4 months of plantation).
Typical uses of Bitter Gourd F1 Jhalri
Bitter gourd lowers blood glucose levels:
Bitter gourd lowers dietary carbohydrate digestion:
Bitter gourd plant insulin discovered:
Bitter gourd reverses insulin resistance:
Bitter gourd prevents diabetic complications:
Bitter gourd can protect the body from other non-communicable diseases:
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Good quality seeds, sprouted in couple of weeks