$3.60
In Stock


(Luffa aegyptica)  Heirloom first introduced in 1888.  Also known as 'Bathroom Sponge' and 'Dishwash Gourd'.  Vine.  Leave to mature, or fruit picked when young (10-12cm) & eaten like zucchini.  Young shoots, leaves & flowers also edible.  30 seeds

TIP:  To make into sponge, leave fruit to mature, then harvest & soak in water ('ret') until soft tissue breaks down.  Remove, clean, and use as sponge or filter.

(Luffa01919)

SKU Luffa01919
Shipping Weight 0.0010kg
Shipping Width 0.010m
Shipping Height 0.010m
Shipping Length 0.010m

Be The First To Review This Product!

Help other The Lost Seed users shop smarter by writing reviews for products you have purchased.

Write a product review

Send us a photo
(All images recieved will be displayed on this page)


Others Also Bought


DAIKON

DAIKON

(Raphanus sativus) Large, white root 40-50cm long. Japanese variety. Use in salads, stir-fry, pickles or cooked. Useful in breaking up the soil.

$3.60

BASIL - SPICY GLOBE

BASIL - SPICY GLOBE

(Ocimum basilicum) Bright green leaves on small, compact, rounded bush. Strong flavour and fragrance. Use fresh or dried. Ideal for pots, and attr

$3.60

BLACK CUMIN

BLACK CUMIN

(Nigella sativa) Heirloom. Also known as 'Black Seed', 'Habat-Ul-Sauda' or 'Kalonji'. Annual. A small, triangular seed used for thousands of years

$3.60

TOKINASHI

TOKINASHI

(Raphanus sativus) Japanese heirloom also known as 'All Seasons'. Daikon type. Well suited to all-year-round sowing except for areas where temperat

$3.60