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ushaprabha page

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Oct 9, 2010, 12:17:48 AM10/9/10
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for further id pl.
we call it `Ghosavale` in marathi.
we prepair Bhjjiyas, rayata and also use as vegetable.
Dried fruit is used as scrobber.
sending flower and  fruit photos.
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Neil Soares

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Oct 9, 2010, 12:29:51 AM10/9/10
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Hi,
 This is Luffa aegyptiaca [Luffa cylindrica] locally called Ghosali / Ghosalava. Tender fruit are used as vegetable. Will send my photographs later.
                    Regards,
                     Neil Soares.

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Gurcharan Singh

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Oct 9, 2010, 2:33:58 AM10/9/10
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Yes Neil ji
Luffa aegyptiaca

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promila chaturvedi

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Oct 9, 2010, 8:03:53 AM10/9/10
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Is it also known as Torai in North India?
Promila

tanay bose

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Oct 9, 2010, 10:15:06 AM10/9/10
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Luffa aegyptiaca ----- "Jinga" in Bengali
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