$3.60
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(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

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