Trichosanthes dioica, also known as pointed gourd, is a vine plant
in the family Cucurbitaceae, similar to cucumber and squash, though
unlike those it is perennial. It is a dioecious vine plant with
heart-shaped leaves and is grown on a trellis. The fruits are green with
white or no stripes.
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Did you know Pointed Gourd Health Benefits? THIS is how it aids in weight loss
It purifies the blood. The pointed gourd is beneficial for the purification of blood. ...
It can reduce flu.
According to ayurveda, parwal or pointed gourd has the capacity to boost our immunity. ...
Good for digestion. This vegetable is rich in fibre, which helps for proper digestion. ..