- Packet Contents: 400 gm Organic Bitter Gourd seeds per packet
- The best time to sow bitter gourd seeds is during the early days of summer
- Germination: 5-10 Days (soak seeds for 24 hours before sowing)
- Start harvesting from 60 - 70 days for next 30 - 45 days
- Grow bitter gourd using larger pots or planter boxes
- Bitter gourd is lowers blood glucose and hence very good for diabetics
- Refer to planting guide behind the pack and use Purna Organic Maintenance kit for pests control and Nutrient supply.
Bitter Gourd is more known for its nutritional & healing benefits than its taste. It is a package of precious nutrients such as Vitamin B1, B2, and B3, C, magnesium, folate, zinc, phosphorus, manganese, and dietary fiber. It has a unique insulin-like compound called polypeptide-P, which makes it an excellent remedy for diabetes. It is also effective in treating blood disorders, cholera, and a host of other ailments.
- Season: Early summer, Required warm climate
- Sowing depth of 1/2 “ and spacing of 12”
- The seeds germinate quickly, usually within 5 to 10 days. (Soak the seeds for 24 hours to increase the rate of sucess).
- Sturdy Trellis/Support required to grow with climber.
- Start harvesting from 60 - 70 days for next 30 - 45 days. The harvesting should be done when the fruits are young and tender.
- It is prone to diseases like watermelon mosaic virus, other cucurbit diseases, and powdery mildew. In pests, it gets affected by aphids and spider mites.
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