Dondakaya, Pencil Donda, Ivy Gourd
  • Pencil Donda

Pencil Donda

  • Product Code: TOF0036
  • Availability: In Stock

* Deliver charges will be applicable.

  • ₹100

* Plants Delivery is available for the Districts of AP & Telangana, Minimum order quantity should be 5-10 varities of plants

About Pencil Donda (Sapling)

Pencil Donda is known as Coccinia grandis, the ivy gourd, also known as scarlet gourd, tindora and kowai fruit,[2] is a tropical vine. It grows primarily in tropical climates and is commonly found in the southern Indian states, where it forms a part of the local cuisine. Coccinia grandis is cooked as a vegetable.

In Southeast Asia, it is grown for its edible young shoots and edible fruits.

Plant Specifications

Plant Height

6 inch

Plant Spread

2-3 inch


*Above specification are indicative only. Actual dimensions may slightly differ


Common Name

Dondakaya, Pencil Donda, Ivy Gourd

Maximum Reachable Height

30 M


Can be grown on Terrace & Land

Bloom Time

All Time

Pot Size

Min 24”width x 14” depth




      ·         2-3 hours of direct bright sunlight a day is ideal for plant.


·         Before water poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.

·         Water when top soil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch.

·         Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season.


      ·          The soil should be well drained and fertile, rich in organic content for growing plant.


·         During the main growing season (June-July) feed the plant with organic fertilizer.


Related Products