Luffa acutangula




Family: Cucurbitaceae
Genus: Luffa
Species: acutangula
Angled Loofah, Chinese Okra, Ribbed Gourd


Long, slender, shiny green fruits with prominent ridges. The fruit is 15-17″ long and even in width. Luffa gourds have a long growing season of 100 to 180 frost-free days until harvest. If you live in an area with a short growing season, you can start seeds indoors four weeks prior to transplanting outdoors. Easy to grow.

Reproduction: By seed
Pre-treatment: Soak seeds in warm water overnight before planting.
Sowing: In the spring, at a depth of 2-3 cm
Germination: Temperature 20-25 ° C, germinates in 7-14 days
Location: Direct light, moderate humidity
Hardiness zone:- , Does not tolerate frost

Additional information


10 seeds


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