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Serpent gourd Overview
Trichosanthes is a genus containing around 108 perennials in the gourd family, Cucurbitaceae. They are tropical and subtropical, edible, vining plants and this genus contains species which are grown commercially for the fruits, which are consumed as vegetables.
How to propagate Serpent gourd
Seed in spring at not less than 21C.
Special features of Serpent gourd
Other uses of Serpent gourd
Grown for their fruits and overall appearance.