Growing Guide: Bitter Melons
Annual Fruiting Vine
(Perennial in Tropical Environments)
Year-round, 3 months after sowing.
Up to 16 ft.
Soil & Moisture:
Rich, well-draining soil
Fast, Very Fast
Indian and Chinese Bitter Melons fruit within 6 weeks of sowing.
Outdoors 9-11 with frost protection; Patio/Greenhouse 4+
Our Bitter Melon is grown from seed and is capable of fruiting within growing season.