The snake gourd or Buap nguu, serpent gourd, chichinga or Padwal are some of the other names it is known under. Native to south-east Asia it is a vine that grows around a tree or trellis and then unfurls its large white frayed flowers. Then the fruits grow straight down towards the ground. Snake gourds can grow up […]

Fruity Friday’s…Snake Gourd (Buap Nguu)