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White BitterGourd (Japan)

White BitterGourd (Japan)

One of the purest white bittergourd varieties that resembles elegant white pearls found off the coast of Okinawa.


This extra-large (8-10 inches) and mild Japanese bittergourd bears pearly white, mellow-flavored fruit. Its refined, less bitter flavor is still quite nutritionally potent and health promoting. Interestingly, the bittergourd does develop a sweetness as it ripens. 

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