The information on this page applies to seedlings sold by Fremont LEAF Nursery during our 2021 Seedling Sale.
Luffa acutangula (Cucumber family) Highly productive ridge gourd, with a fruit length of 13". with a wide blossom end. It's fruit resemble a cucumber with ridges. The thick flesh is sweet and crisp. A healthy vegetable high in fiber and minerals. Easy to grow and resistant to insect damage. If you live in an area with short growing season, you can start seeds indoors four weeks prior to transplanting outdoors.  
|Container Friendly||Trellis Needed||Easy to Grow||Pollinator Friendly|
Best Time To Plant Your Seedlings
|Full Sun||Above 65º F||Well drained, organic rich soil||Keep moist|
|Plant Spacing||Row Spacing||Days to Harvest|
|4 feet||5-6 feet||100 to 180 days from seed|
Common Pests and Diseases
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