Snake gourd

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(Bot.) a cucurbitaceous plant (Trichosanthes anguina) having the fruit shorter and less snakelike than that of the serpent cucumber.

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Tenders are invited for procurement of hybrid vegetable seeds of bhendi, brinjal, green chilli, watermelon, bitter gourd, small onion, snake gourd and dry chilli under tniamp 2019-20 in lower coleroo
Her garden offers pesticide and fertilizer- free vegetables, such as brinjal, snake gourd, pumpkin, tomato, chilies, flower vegetable and okra.
- Serve exotic raw salads without oily dressings containing cucumber, tomato, carrots, snake gourd, cabbage, lettuce etc.
GREEN FOOTPRINT: The community gardeners at Mansoura pose beneath the thick roof of bottle gourd and snake gourd creepers.
The list includes purple yam, long yard beans, cucumber, aubergine, pumpkin, papaya, bitter gourd, snake gourd, tomatoes, pineapples, green chillies, jackfruit, bananas, potatoes, beetroots, ginger, and much more.
Snake gourd, any vegetable that you can think of, was richer there.
The EU had, on Monday, notified its decision to ban mangoes, eggplant, bitter gourd, snake gourd and taro from India with effect from May 1.
Hasanuzzaman (1999) reported that in snake gourd (Trichosanthes cucumerina L.) anther dehiscence started even before anthesis and completed near about full bloom.
Grapes from the interior region close to Velvetithurai, rice, onions, chili, vegetables and fruits ranging from the perennial favourites like kankun, snake gourd, cucumber, spinach, papaw, and the famous Jaffna mangoes were selling fast.
Amongst the three ghaf trees and fruit trees, is another tree where a long, over-sized snake gourd hangs that measures more than 2m long.
This yearEoe1/4aos master crop is a snake gourd with a record 188cm in length which has been exhibited at Lulu Hypermarket.
The food is more lamb-based and includes a lot of vegetarian dishes with lentils and "snake gourd" - a relative of the courgette family.