Crop: Long melon ونگا

Crop Detail
Calabash, also known as bottle gourd, white-flowered gourd, long melon, birdhouse gourd, New Guinea bean and Tasmania bean, is a vine grown for its fruit. It can be either harvested young to be consumed as a vegetable, or harvested mature to be dried and used as a utensil, container, or a musical instrument.
Major/Minor Minor
Temporary/Permanent Temporary
Category Agriculture Extension
Type Vegetables
Crop Climate Title Tropical
Crop Water Method Title Irrigated
Crop Duration Seasonal
Crop Economic Title Food Crop
Crop Growing Season Kharif / Rainy / Monsoon Crops


Sucking Pests

Aphid Cuccumber Beetle

Long melon ونگا Seed Varieties

Name Seed Rate
Local varities لوڪل جنسون 1-5 kg/ acre
Hybrid ولائتي 1-5 kg/ acre