Luffa

Luffa Pruning Tips When Do Luffas Need Pruning
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When to prune the Luffa? To get the best quality out of your Luffa, pruning is required at least twice a year — once during the spring season and once...
Luffa Plant Care Information On Luffa Gourd Planting
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Planting Luffa Luffas like full sun and a well-drained but moist soil, enriched with plenty of compost or well-rotted manure. They are grown like a wi...
growing loofah in texas
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The loofah plant loves hot weather, perfect for planting here in Central Texas. Be sure to plant your seeds where there is a fair amount of space and ...
when to plant luffa seeds
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If you're in a cooler zone, start your Luffa seeds early, indoors, 6 – 8 weeks before the last frost date. Use new Luffa seeds and soak them in water ...
how many loofahs per plant
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That depends on the environment you give your plant. Each vine could yield up to a dozen or more loofahs. Realistically I would say to expect six good...
growing loofah in australia
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Luffas are best grown as a summer annual. In the wet tropics they grow vigorously, but in Tasmania for best results grow them in a glass house. Sow th...
loofah growing zones
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Typically zones 7 and higher can grow loofahs with no problem. They need a long growing season to mature enough on the vine to create the fibrous insi...
growing loofah in containers
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For growing Luffa in containers pick one that is more than 12 inches deep and wide. It can be of any material, just make sure it has proper drainage h...