Luffa plant for sale – Easy plant to grow with edible fruits, but mostly used for the fruits as sponge and can grow as summer shade plant, planting season in spring to summer, better to buy seeds or plant.
Luffa plant – information before buying:
Growing information: annual plant, growing hardiness zone: 6+, water needed – small to average amount, light conditions – full sun, height: 5-10m, 15-30 feet.
Blooming in the spring to autumn in saucer shaped flowers that appear in yellow color.
Fruits harvesting in the autumn to winter in fruits shaped fruit that appear in green color and can be used cooked or eaten raw, harvesting after 60-90 days, in order to eat the fruits need to eat them when they are young but for luffa sponge it takes 160-200 days
Alternative names: Loofah