Coccinia Grandis

“A woman should be like a single flower, not a whole bouquet.” Anna Held

It’s tropical wine plant, known by the names Ivy Gourd and Scarlet Gourd.

The flower is white in colour.

Commonly seen in South India.

It’s part of local cuisine.

In traditional medicine its fruits are used to treat leprosy, fever, asthma, bronchitis and jaundice.

Thank you.

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  7 comments for “Coccinia Grandis

  1. DiosRaw
    January 9, 2021 at 3:42 pm

    Great, fascinating! Thank you for all your work. ❤

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  2. DiosRaw
    January 9, 2021 at 3:43 pm

    Would you like to collaborate or guest post for eachother?

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    • January 10, 2021 at 1:26 pm

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      • DiosRaw
        January 10, 2021 at 1:26 pm

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  3. January 9, 2021 at 8:53 pm

    An enlightening post!

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