Sponge Gourd Seeds - OG
ORGANIC, OPEN POLLINATED SEEDS
(Luffa cylindrica syn aegyptiaca)
Grow in full sun. Prolific yielding plants which are usually harvested tender to cook as a vegetable. When mature and dry the outer skin and seeds are removed and the remaining fibrous skeleton is used as a natural scrubber (loofah).
Usually germinates in 7 days. Is a creeper so best grown with a trellis support. 2 months to first harvest. Thereafter, depending on conditions and care, can yield for up to 2 years.
Estimated seed count
~ Approx 13 seeds for Container Garden Pack (Regular)
~ Approx 27 seeds for Outdoor Garden Pack (Large)
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