Fruits & Vegetables Week: Benicasa hispida the Ash gourd or white pumpkin

14 views
Skip to first unread message

Gurcharan Singh

unread,
Jan 4, 2011, 2:22:18 PM1/4/11
to efloraofindia



Uploading Benincasa hispida, the Ash gourd or white pumkin, or white gourd, the favourite petha or petha kadu used as a vegetable and sweet preparations.

  




--
Dr. Gurcharan Singh
Retired  Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.
Phone: 011-25518297  Mob: 9810359089
http://people.du.ac.in/~singhg45/

Benincasa-hispida-white-pumpkin-California.jpg
Benincasa-hispida-Delhi-1.jpg
Benincasa-hispida-Delhi-2.jpg
Benincasa-hispida-Delhi-3.jpg
Benincasa-hispida-white-pumpkin-California-2.jpg

tanay bose

unread,
Jan 4, 2011, 2:59:53 PM1/4/11
to Gurcharan Singh, efloraofindia
Nice one , the color of the fruit really explains the reason for it being known as ash gourd.
tanay
--
Tanay Bose
Research Assistant & Teaching Assistant.
Department of Botany.
University of British Columbia .
3529-6270 University Blvd.
Vancouver, B.C. V6T 1Z4 (Canada)
Phone: 778-323-4036 (Mobile)
           604-822-2019 (Lab)
           604-822-6089  (Fax)

Reply all
Reply to author
Forward
0 new messages