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This is a local vegetable grown in upper Shimla region in India. We call it “meetha karela” i.e. “sweet gourd” in our local language. But when I tried to Google it for more information, I was unable to find about it. So, I was curious about the nutritional value of this local vegie..


  • laura735 Unregistered says:

    Link below has interesting description for C. pedata. Check out Wikipedia also.

    September 25th, 2016 at 9:25pm

  • laura735 Unregistered says:

    Maybe Cyclanthera pedata, check it out and see if you have a match. Click on any images to enlarge. Best wishes!

    September 25th, 2016 at 9:44pm

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