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Momordica cochinchinensis

Family: Cucurbitaceae (koo-ker-bih-TAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Momordica (mo-MOR-di-ka) (Info)
Species: cochinchinensis (ko-chin-chin-EN-sis) (Info)

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1 positive
No neutrals
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Gardeners' Notes:

Positive mocjack On Nov 21, 2008, mocjack from Richmond, TX wrote:

So far not so good... I planted 3 seeds in early August growing inside under lights... Never sprouted. I have just planted 3 more in some wondersoil reground and will watch closely.

Until I see one sprout I am leaving this as a neutral entry.

Updated: Look at the picture to see the results growing under lights...

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