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Momordica balsamina

Momordica balsamina


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Balsamapfel, Wunderapfel, Balsam Pear, African Cucumber
(10 Korn)

mehr- oder auch einjähriger, krautiger Ranker bis ca. 4 m mit wechselständig angeordneten, großen, gelappten, tiefgrünen Blättern und achselständigen, 5-petaligen, cremefarbenen, zart gelblich gestreiften Blüten, aus denen sich ca. 15 cm lange, bei Reife orangefarbene, mit Höckern besetzte Früchte entwickeln

Family:  Cucurbitaceae Kürbisgewächse Evergreen:  no
Origin:  Africa Fragrance: 
Group:  Climber Flower:  yellow, gold, pale yellow, lemon-yellow, dark yellow, ocher
Zone:  9 Flowering:  Sommer
Hibernate:  entfällt bei einjähriger Kultur Fruits:  Beeren
To use as:  Garten, Topfgarten, Wintergarten Locations:  sun to semi-shade
Toxic:  Rare: 

Sowing Instruction
Propagation: Seeds
Pre-Treatment: soak ca. 3-6 h in lukewarm water
Sowing Time: all year round
Sowing Deep: ca. 1 cm
Sowing Mix: Coir or sowing mix + sand or perlite
Germination Temperature: ca. 20-25°C
Location: bright + keep constantly moist, not wet
Germination Time: ca. 2-4 weeks
Irrigation: in the growing season regularly water
Fertilization: weekly 0,2%ig or long-term fertilizer
Pests: Spider mites > especially under glass
Substrate: potting soil + sand or perlite
Culture: bright at approx. 15-20°C + keep constantly moist
Overwintering: is dropped, because annual
Tuesday 28 May, 2013
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