A picture of a Melokhia

Melokhia

Corchorus olitorius

Also known as

Long-fruited jute

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

3.5m

Max

3m

Min

Flowering

Melokhia Overview

This is a fast-growing tall annual or perennial native to India. The simple-lobed leaves are green and flowers are deep yellow.

Other uses of Melokhia

Raw material