B and T World Seeds' reference number:
|Type of plant - annual
lt. GREEN, waxy, to 90x50cm., 90 day
|Benincasa hispida oblong sales history
Common names for Benincasa hispida oblong:
|Dong Gwa, Oblong, Dong gwa, oblong, Large Wax Gourd, Winter Melon,Oblong, Winter Melon,oblong,|
Benincasa hispida oblong
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|34||: Oriental Herb and Vegetable Seed List|
|Not all Oriental Herbs are Culinary, or even edible. Be sure to correctly identify and prepare all herbs and vegetables before use.|
|51||: Chinese Native and Introduced Plants|
|83||: Vegetable Seed List|
|946||: Diabetes, Plants for treating diabetes|
|This list has been put together mostly from scientific experiments published on the internet.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Benincasa hispida oblong seeds will usually germinate in 15-29 days.
Sow Benincasa hispida oblong seeds 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)