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Momordica Charantia

(Common name:- Bitter melon)

Classification

Momordica Charantia

Plant Description

Bitter melon is an herbaceous plant; tendril-bearing leaves that are 2-4 cm with 3-7 deeply separated lobes.

The plant bears each male and female separate yellow flower. The fruit is oblong, with a distinct warty exterior look.

The fruit is dark green and hollow from inside with cross section and relatively thin layer of flesh surrounding a central seed cavity filled large flat seeds.

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