Snake Gourd Long seeds is an interesting plant for home gardens.A highly productive crop which is also used in ayurvedic medicine. It has fruits which appear like snakes. Snake Gourd should preferably be grown on vines for support.In order to grow the plant, make a pit of 60cm dia with 30-45cm depth, with 4-5 seeds per pit. After few weeks, remove the unhealthy plants and retain 3 plants per pit .Once the plant starts producing tendrils , erect Bamboo stakes for it help grow. Snake Gourd can be harvested three months after the seed germination. We at, Green My Life, are always a mail away for any questions that you might have about your plants.
This herbaceous, tendril-bearing vine grows to 5 m.
It bears simple, alternate leaves 412 cm across, with three to seven deeply separated lobes.
Bitter melon has been widely reported and use for its antidiabetic, insulin like effect.
Several scientific studies have demonstrated the hypoglycemic effect of bitter melon
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