Luffa Pruning Tips When Do Luffas Need Pruning
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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...