Information for Momordica charantia Local White Thai

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 431365
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:9
Type of plant - climber
Fruit: large long WHITE melons

Common names for Momordica charantia Local White Thai: Thai Bitter Melon, 

Momordica charantia Local White Thai is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
34:   Oriental Herb and Vegetable Seed List
36:   Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
39:   Climbing Plant Seeds
83:   Vegetable Seed List
104:   South East Asian Native Plant Seeds
331:  Cucurbitaceae
946:   Diabetes, Plants for treating diabetes

Germination guide
Momordica charantia Local White Thai seeds will usually germinate in 15-29 days. Sow seeds about 6mm deep in a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 25C.

Sow on the surface of moist compost, use a translucent cover to allow light in and to keep the compost humid and warm (do not place in direct sunlight)

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