Sponge gourd leaves turning black on edges, gradually dying

Gourd    Govardhan Ecovillage, India

What could be the possible reason for such damage of sponge gourd leaves? any disease?

Asked by: Madhav (2 points)   Posted:July 20, 2017

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Gourd disease

Gourd    None Given

What is the reason for drying of gourd leaves? The plant is growing well and produces healthy leaves but one month later the leaves are drying out.

Asked by: Dipankar Roy Choudhury (1 point)   Posted:March 9, 2017

1 answer    1064 views

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Luffa gourd question


I know that young luffa gourds are edible, but I have a question more about growing them. What temp. does the soil have to be for germination, and also for transplanting? I grew some transplants last year in Zone 6b in PA, USA, but apparently, I planted them too late in the year and got a tiny...

Asked by: Joy (2 points)   Posted:March 11, 2016

1 answer    945 views

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Gourd plant leaves

Gourd    None Given

Gourd plant leaves have a white "layer" on upper surface , wilt? What to do?

Asked by: Richard McArthy (1 point)   Posted:August 30, 2016

1 answer    755 views

gourd fruit with yellow pigmentation earlier stage
Gourd not producing fruit

Gourd    hissar haryana india

I have vine variety that is not giving fruit - please see attachment. Can anyone tell me what the problem is?

Asked by: parveen (2 points)   Posted:April 29, 2015

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gourd fruit with yellow pigmentation earlier stage
about yellow pigment in fruit

Gourd    hissar haryana india

i have vine variety not giving fruit.please see attachment.tell me the cure.

Asked by: parveen (2 points)   Posted:April 29, 2015

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fruits of bitter gourd turning yellow before maturity for harvest.
Disease of Bitter gourd

Gourd    India

Can some one identify the disease on the plant and also suggest some control measures, preferably organic.

Asked by: Madhav (2 points)   Posted:March 7, 2019

1 answer    1581 views


Gourd    Mumbai,India

oozing symptoms and subsequently drying of the plant

Asked by: Balasaheb Dhame (1 point)   Posted:August 25, 2018

1 answer    622 views

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Bloom rot

Gourd    Carrollton, Ky

My plant is growing fine but when it blooms it rots off at neck of stem any suggestions???

Asked by: Teresa Jackson (1 point)   Posted:July 28, 2015

1 answer    2039 views


Gourd    None Given

What kind of infection and what could be the possible sources? How can the infection be controlled? Which insect pests could be a possible source?

Asked by: deactivated (1 point)   Posted:June 24, 2016

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male and female flowers

Gourd    India

On my bottle guard plants , there are lots of male flowers. There are no female flowers. What am I supposed to do? Please help.

Asked by: Sudha (1 point)   Posted:March 22, 2019

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bottle Gourd fruits not produce

Gourd    Guntur

I am from India, I planted some bottle gourds in my home garden past 3 months. Water is supplied regularly. Flowers are growing and small fruits are growing. There is no pests are there, leafs are good condition. But Fruits are not grows big size. fruits are destroys in small size after flower....

Asked by: Satyanarayana (1 point)   Posted:January 24, 2016

2 answers    11475 views