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Jade Dragon Bitter Melon

Jade Dragon Bitter Melon

Momordica charantla

Collection: Vegetables
Tags: New for 2024, bitter melon, goya, karela, ku gua

Bitter melon is part of the gourd family and has warty-looking green fruit. For straight fruit, grow the vine on a trellis. Scrape out the white seeds and pulpy core and use in soups or stir frys.


Botanical NameMomordica charantla
ExposureFull Sun
Fruit Size30cm
Days to Harvest65

Planting Instructions

  • Remove from the growing container.
  • Dig a hole 2 times container size and same depth of container.
  • Refill with dry soil.
  • Water thoroughly after planting.