Category Archives: Gourds

Gourds, Cauliflower and year end.


This is my lone cauliflower survived till end of December and I plucked it on the last day of this year. It has grown pretty well, without usual pests and worms, (touch wood). I realized that in Hyderabad, anything grows … Continue reading

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Look! the Sitaphal fruit !


I have this obsession with growing snake gourds. I like the fresh gourds , not too ripe, and light green. When I look for them in the vendors cart, or the supermarket shelf, I keep wondering when will I get … Continue reading

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More Gourds


These posts seem to be coming in succession, due to my sudden increase in free timings. And thanks to Hyderabad power supply ( touchwood, no powercut since two days). During summer, after the repairs and destruction of garden few hardy … Continue reading

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Vegetables – wounded


After the disastrous Terrace repairs , all my plants were with cement and debris. I gave up on garden for some weeks. But how to keep away from plants, once you taste the pleasure of growing them?. So it all … Continue reading

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