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棱角絲瓜

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Description

The luffa plant is a lively climber, the fruits are usually 1-2 ft (30-60 cm long) x 1-2 inches (2.5-5cm) in diameter, dark green, characterized by its ten raised ridges and long thin shape.

Luffa flourish in warm and humid climate, the soil must be well drained and rich in organic material.

When plants are 10cm high, provide twigs to guide plants to the trellis. If necessary tie plants to trellis as they grow to provide support. Water well, especially in the early stages and apply Thrive soluble fertilizer prior to flowering to increase the yields and quality.

棱瓜俗称[角瓜],是絲瓜的一种,属葫芦科攀援爬蔓性草本。因其肉质比无棱絲瓜硬,可用鸡蛋做菜汤,也适炒食,深受人们喜爱。它不仅营养丰富,还具有清热解毒,在中药中有止咳、除痰等功效。性喜温暖,湿润而疏鬆肥沃含有机质壤土为佳。

棱瓜枝叶浓茂,栽培可当居家荫棚植物。只要通风良好,日照充足,定植後在株旁竪立支柱,搭设棚架使其枝蔓攀縁。若无棚架,可使用屋顶或篱笆。