Dolichos flower and vegetables are used in Indian cooking as a side vegetable. Try our Non-GMO Dolichos Seeds. Also, check out our workshops for more details.
Number of seeds in a packet – 5
- Difficulty Level – Moderate
- Vine Height – 8 to 10 ft
- Flower Color – Purple, white
- Type – Outdoor
- Feed – VermiCompost for nutrients every week, Seaweed once a month for greener leaves and Epsom salt for better blooming once a month.
- Watering – Everyday
- Sunlight – Full sunlight
- Germination Time – 1 week
- Repotting Time – 3 – 4 weeks
- Flowering Time – 6 – 7 weeks
- Fruiting Time – 10 – 11 weeks
- Harvesting Time – 12 weeks
- Suitable Temperature – 18 – 20°C
- Season – Winter and spring
HOW TO GROW DOLICHOS FROM SEEDS
- Soak the seeds for 4 – 6 hours before planting.
- Take a Seedling Tray and fill it with Cocopeat.
- Make ½ inch deep hole and put 1 seed in each hole.
- Fill the hole with Cocopeat and spray with water using spray gun or spray bottle.
- Keep the soil moist, not soggy.
- Seeds will germinate within a week.
- Re-pot the sapling to a Medium Size Pot in 3 – 4 weeks.
- Full sunlight is needed.
- The time to harvest is 12 weeks.
- Take a Medium Size Pot and add a Potting Mix.
- If planting in the soil add Neem Cake Powder, VermiCompost and Seaweed.
Botanical name: Lablab purpureus
dolichos seed in hindi: Sem (सेम)
dolichos seed in tamil: Avarai (அவரை)
dolichos seed in telugu: Chikkudu (చిక్కుడు)
dolichos seed in kannada: Avarai (ಅವರೈ)
dolichos seed in bengali: Shim (শিম)
dolichos seed in marathi: Pavata (पावटा)
dolichos seed in malayalam: Avarai (അവറായി)
Other names: dolicho, Dolivhos
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