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Plant Details

Accepted name: 
Luffa acutangula (L.) Roxb. [Cucurbitaceae]
Source of taxonomy and confidence: 
World Checklist: unpublished records ( Two stars out of three )
Information about this plant: 
Non-scientific name: Class of name: Medicinal source:
adavi beera Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
adavibira Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
adivi beera Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
akacaveni Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
akacavenkkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
angled loofah Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
angled luffa Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
angular loofah Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
ara-torui Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
arakkuppecarippirkku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
atalakkay Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
atalankay Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
athanga Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
beera Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
beerakaaya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
beerakaya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
birakaya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
burkaai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
burkai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cacu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cakaram Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cakkarakkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
canikappurikkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cantirakayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cantirakayani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cantirakayanikkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cantonese luffa Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
catinikkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cattiyam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chathi beera Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chedu beeha Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
chedu beera Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chedu-bira Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chedubira Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cheru-peeram Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chinese-okra Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
cikikkavirai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cinkakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cittirakunam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
curiyanaiyariyappanni Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dadudodaka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dara wetakolu Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
dhamargava Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dhamargavah Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dhamargowa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dharaphala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dhāmārg Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
dirghaphala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dish cloth gourd Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
dishcloth gourd Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
dishrag gourd Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
divali Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
djinji Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dodake Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dodaki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dodka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dodka turiya Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
dodke Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
eere kaayi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
esponja Other Plants for Malaria, Plants for Fever (Milliken, 2019)
fluted loofah Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
gerippte schwammgurke Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
geronl Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
ghantali Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ghosa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gomsali Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gramya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
guang dong si gua Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
gudari Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
harekaai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
heere balli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
heere kaayi balli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
heere-kai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
hire balli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
hire kaayi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
hire-valli Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
hirekayi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
itukal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
itukalam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
itukali Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
itukalikkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
itukari Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
itukarikkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
jalini Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
jhimani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
jhinga Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
jhingaka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
jinga Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
jālī Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
kacappuppirkku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kaccam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kadawa Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
kadu-dodaka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kadudodaki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kadudodka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kadupadagila Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kadushirali Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kaduturai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kahi heere Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kahi-keera Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kahiheere balli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kahire Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kaippuppirkku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kalalapu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kalapu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kali tori Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kali-tori Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kantgurka Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
karavi tori Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
karkashachhada Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
karkotaki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
karniti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
karnitikkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
karvi tori Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
karvi-tori Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
karvi-turai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
karvi-turi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
karvitarui Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
karvituri Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
katiyavisava Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
katuki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
katukoshataki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kausataki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kecattiyam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kesataki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khiyar Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kiritaveni Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kirukampali Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kirutacittiram Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kirutacittirar Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kirutavetanai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kiruttuvetan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kirutukakkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kirutukam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kirutuvetan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kirutuvetanan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ko sa ta ki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ko-sa-ta-ki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kocamam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kocari Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kocarppam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kocavati Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
koccam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kolakakkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kolunkiri Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kolunkirikkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kosataki Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kosh-ta-ki Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
koshataki Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
koṣātakī (whole plant) Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
kratavedhana Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
krishna Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kritachhidra Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kritavedhana Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kritawedhana Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
krtavedhana Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
krtavedhanah Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kshveda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ksvedah Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ksweda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kṛtavedhanā Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
laghukoshataki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
liane torchon Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
ljufa Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
loofah Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
luffa Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
luffa sponge Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
macukam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makacalini Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
malinavalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
maruluvikam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
maruvarikam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
maruvarikkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mrdangaphala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mrdangaphalam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mridangaphalika Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
naaga daali balli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nacukam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nacukatitakkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
narpikkankoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
narpirkku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nilappirkku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pai-peerku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
palikam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
papangaie Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
patarkaykkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
patarkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pate ghiraunla Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
pe-pirkkam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
peechhakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
peerakai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
peerkam kai Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
peerkku Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pekankai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
peppirakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
periyakocataki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pey pirkkku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pey-p-pirkku ver Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
peycci Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
peyppichukku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
peyppirkam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
peyppirkku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
piccil Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
piccinna Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
picinna Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
picukku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pikangai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pikumkai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pikunkai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pipangaie Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
pir Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pirankoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pirkkakkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pirkkangai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pirkkankay Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pirkkankoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pirkkil Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pirkku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pitapushpa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
puichenggah Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
puttalpiram Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
racakakkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
rajakosataki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
rajakoshataki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
rajimatphala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
rantorai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ranturai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ribbed gourd Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
ribbed loofah Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
ribbed luffa Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
ridged gourd Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
sankirah Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
saptaputri Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sataputi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sataputitorai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
satputia Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
sendubeerkai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sendubirkai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
shiralla Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
shirola Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
si gua luo Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
silin poloncha Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
silky gourd Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
sing-kwa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sinqua (melon) Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
snake gourd Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
strainervine Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
sukosha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
supushpa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sushodhani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sutikta Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
svadukosataki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
svaduphala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tamarakkavam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tamarkkatam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tamarkkatavakkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tamarkkavakkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tamarkkavam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tarada Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
tatukattu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tikkay Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tikta Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tiktakoshataki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tinpirkku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tiritosavinaci Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tittikocataki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tokado-hechima Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
torai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tori Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
turai Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
turi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
turiya Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
varippirkku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
varri beera Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
vatarokaari Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vegetable sponge Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
velakakkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
velakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
verri beera Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
verri-beera Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
verri-birra Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
verribira Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
yue si gua Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
zinga Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)