Temp20°C – 34°C,
pH 5.8-6.8(slightly acidic)
Sun: Full sun (min. 6-7 hours daily).
Soil: Well-drained loamy soil.
Water: Regular watering is needed. Soil should always be kept moist.
Fertilizer: Needs a steady supply of nutrients. Add a good amount of compost in the soil.
The Jaipuri is a tasty variety of Ridge gourd. Fruit can reach 12 inches long if plants are feed properly. Vigorous growth lot of space is needed and high fruit yield.
Results will be better if you let the Ridge gourd vine climb on some vertical support.