Ridge Gourd is a green fleshy vegetable. It is rich in essential components like dietary fiber, water content, vitamin A, vitamin C, iron, magnesium and vitamin B6. Try our non-GMO Ridge Gourd seeds.Also, check out our workshops for more details.
- Difficulty Level – Moderate
- Plant Height – Grows as a vine upto 5-6 feet. Needs a strong trellis support.
- Bears unisexual flowers that require cross pollination for fruiting.
- Flower Color – Yellow
- Fruit Color – Green
- 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 – Watering should be done at an interval of 3-4 days
- Sunlight – Full sunlight for atleast 6-8 hours per day
- Germination time – Within a week
- Repotting time – 2-3 weeks
- Flowering time – 5-6 weeks
- Fruiting time – 7-8 weeks
- Suitable temperature – 25°C to 35°C
- Season – Summer, Monsoon and Spring
HOW TO GROW RIDGE GOURD FROM SEEDS
- 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.
- Watering should be done at an interval of 3-4 days.
- Seeds will germinate within a week.
- Re-pot the sapling to a Medium Size Pot in 2-3 weeks.
- Full sunlight is needed for atleast 6-8 hours per days.
- Also prefers direct sowing.
- Take a Medium Size Pot and Potting Mix.
- If planting in the soil add Neem Cake Powder, VermiCompost and Seaweed.
Botanical name : Luffa acutangula
ridge gourd seed in hindi : Turee (तुरई)
ridge gourd seed in tamil : Ritj curaikkay (ரிட்ஜ் கோர்ட்)
ridge gourd seed in telugu : Ridj potlakaya (రిడ్జ్ గోర్డ్)
ridge gourd seed in kannada : Heerekayi (ಹೀರೆಕಾಯಿ)
ridge gourd seed in bengali : Jhenge (ঝিঙ্গে)
ridge gourd seed in odia: Janhi (ଜହ୍ନି)
Other names: Ridge guard, Ridge gourd hybrid seeds, Ridge gaurd
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