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Trichosanthes cucumerina / Snake Gourd - Batch of 3 seeds

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Trichosanthes cucumerina / Snake Gourd - Batch of 3 seeds

Trichosanthes cucumerina / Snake Gourd



Batch of 3 seeds



Cucurbitaceae family climbing plant,originating from Japan. Gives a long fruit up to 1 meter of more eaten green in salads or in fricassee, having medical properties. Ancient vegetable, not much known and sparely commercialized on the Reunion Island markets. Raising time 8 days. Cultivated annually in the kitchen garden.



INFORMATION FOUND ON THE WEB: Natural antibiotic,anti-inflammatory, expectorant. Favoring lactation, laxative, the snake gourd stimulizes corporal fluid, drains pus and toxines in case of hemorroids, abcesses, bronchitis, constipation or strokes.
Can help the organism in case of breast tumor, of lung tumor and has revealed effective against diabetes. But the most interresting is in its
proteine, named TRICHOSANTHINE, capable to destroy an AIDS-infected cell without affecting the healthy tissues.

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