Bitter Gourd / Kakarakaya Seeds
Common Name : Kakarakaya (Telugu) , Pakarkay (Tamil) , Karela (Hindi)
Soil : Bitter gourd can be grown on well drained sandy to sandy loam , medium black soils rich in organic matter. Alluvial soil along the rivers beds is also good for prodction of bitter gourds . A pH range of 6.0 - 7.0 is considered as optimum.
Crop Duration : 55-60 Days
Planting Type : Direct Sowing
Bitter gourd is a unique vegitable that can be used as food and "Medicine".
One gram seed pack - approximately 6-8 seeds