Bottle gourd are Botanically called as Lagenaria siceraria, commonly known as Lauki in Hindi. This belongs to Cucurbitaceae family .Bottle gourd crop can grow in any type of soil but thrive well in sandy loam soil.Water content of Bottle gourd is 96 % It is low in saturated fat, cholesterol and high in dietary fiber, Vitamin C, Riboflavin, Zinc, Thiamine, iron, Magnesium and manganese. This nutritional source helps in curing constipation, keep body well nourish and also prevent fatigue.
F1 Bulb type (Latu) is variety of bottle gourd. This variety bear bulb shaped fruits leaves are lush greens. best Grown up in trellis or fences to help to retain their shape. if left to grow on ground they flatten on one side. In Each Pack contain 3 Gm Seeds. Germination percentage -70%