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Hong Kong Warm Growing Season (May-August)
Winter gourd enjoys warm weather
Full sunlight preferred
Moderate amount of water
Soil needs to have good drainage
The bigger and taller the container, the better. Varieties of winter gourd also needs to be noted.
Transplanting method preferred. When seedlings have 3 to 5 true leaves, they can be transplanted.
By weight, winter gourd contains more than 90% of water.
Winter gourd is nutritious, containing Vitamin B, C and E.