This vegetable is dark green in colour with very prominent ridges on its surface. Its flesh is white in colour. It is locally known as turai, toriya, beerakaya or peerkangaai. It can be cooked as a vegetables or can be used in preparation of various currries. It is native to Asian countries. It Is long and cylindrical while one end is usually tapering or narrow.
Ridge gourds are high in vitamin A which enhances your eyesight. It is also known for preventing various eye related ailments like macular degeneration or partial blindness.
It helps in curing anaemia due to its high iron content.
Ridge gourd is high in fibre which aids in digestion and weight loss too. It also relieves constipation.
It can purify blood and toxins present in our body.
It is good for people suffering from diabetes.
Best of all, it improves your skin texture, lightens dark spots and acne marks.
All our ridge gourds are produced organically and are free of any hazardous chemicals. Vegetables are mostly harvested on the same date of delivery.
Storage – shelf life
It is best to store them in a zipper bag in a refrigerator. It can be stored for 5 to 7 days.
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