Tuesday, August 18, 2015

නියං වැටකොළු[Niyan-vetakolu]/Smooth luffa/Sponge gourd(Luffa cylindrica)

Cultivated climbing herb with uncertain origin. Widely cultivated since young fruits are eaten as a vegetable. Also naturalized in some areas, especially near old and abandoned habitations and cultivated lands. 

1 comment:

  1. Hi Bushana, Pl post a photograph of a fruit, if available. I would like very much to see it. Thanks.

    ReplyDelete