Cucurbita pepo-Ghia

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Balkar Arya

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May 26, 2010, 12:45:26 PM5/26/10
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Dear All
Cucurbita pepo from my fields Lohari

Called as Ghia or Lauki

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Balkar Arya

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May 26, 2010, 2:31:49 PM5/26/10
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Thanks for the correction Kunhikannan Ji
Yes it is Lagenaria siceraria

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tanay bose

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May 26, 2010, 11:44:35 PM5/26/10
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Dear Balkar Ji,
I think this is LAUKI or BOTTLE GOURD if it is so then it will be Lagenaria siceraria kindly check .
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Tanay


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tanay bose

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May 26, 2010, 11:45:25 PM5/26/10
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Ohh Sorry I missed Kunhikannan Ji's post he is right indeed!!
Tanay

mani nair

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May 27, 2010, 1:59:25 PM5/27/10
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Dear Balkarji,

We call here it as  Dudhi.   It's juice when taken in empty stomach is good for health.   We also make Dudhi ka halwa from it.

Thanks for sharing,
Mani.

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May 27, 2010, 11:54:40 PM5/27/10
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Dhudhi koftas also make a good kofta curry. Dhudhi khir or payas with milk and dhudhi burfi is also tasty
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From: mani nair <mani....@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 27 May 2010 23:29:25 +0530
To: tanay bose<tanay...@gmail.com>
Cc: Balkar Arya<balka...@gmail.com>; indiantreepix<indian...@googlegroups.com>
Subject: Re: [efloraofindia:36187] Cucurbita pepo-Ghia

Yazdy Palia

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May 28, 2010, 12:54:11 PM5/28/10
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Dear Friends,
This is white pumpkin.
Attaching links showing difference between bottle gourd and white
pumpkin with botanical name.
http://www.tropicalfruitandveg.co.uk/showpage.php?show=all&type=vegetable&pn=1&pp=6
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calabash
Regards
Yazdy.

On Wed, May 26, 2010 at 10:15 PM, Balkar Arya <balka...@gmail.com> wrote:

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