Gourd Seeds, Japanese - Bitter Long
Japanese Bitter Long Gourd Seeds. Momordica charantia. 60 to 70 days to maturity. Heirloom, Non-GMO, Open Pollinated. Annual. This Japanese variety bitter gourd has green heavily warted skin and best flavor when harvested young at 10-13". The fruits are crisp and tender. The climbing vine can reach 12' and has yellow flowers. Bitter gourd prefers a warm climate and some humidity. Bitter gourd is also called bitter melon, karalla and balsam pear. Approx 140 seeds / oz.