Ivy gourd for babies


Oct 26, 2012 · Here’s my haul of tindora from Patel Brothers in Jackson Heights! Also called Tendli, Dondakaya, Kovakkai, Ivy Gourd, Baby Watermelon, or Gentleman’s Toes. Those are some creepy toes, sir. But as a vegetable, they’re pretty cute (mine were about 2 inches long). Don’t be fooled, though, it’s a fiercely invasive species in Hawaii. Jul 29, 2016 · Ivy gourd or Tindora is known as “Kundru” in hindi, it is a tropical plant in the pumpkin family. Ivy gourd is an aggressive climbing vine that can spread quickly over trees, shrubs, fences, and other supports. It is an outdoor plant but prefers a sunny sheltered position and a sandy soil. Ivy Gourd Other names. It is known by many alternate names like little gourd and baby watermelon apart from the regional names in India like, tindora (tindori, tindoori) – (Hindi), toruli / kundri- (Bengali) and; kovakkai – (Tamil). In Hawaii, they are called Thai Spinach; Ivy Gourd Description But is Ivy Gourd safe? So far, there are very few reported side effects to taking ivy gourd. Since it is a vegetable, if you have a known allergy to pumpkin or any gourds in the pumpkin family, you should avoid taking ivy gourd in any form. Also, because ivy gourd is so effective at improving blood sugar levels, talk to your doctor before ...