Luffa (Luffa aegyptiaca or Luffa acutangula) is a subtropical super fruit with a mild and slightly sweet flavour. In the natural & organic world the luffa is considered to be a decent pain relieving ingredient when used in traditional herbal medicine.
Yes! Luffa works as perennial in subtropical and tropical environments.
Luffa has a history of use for the treatment of pain in the chest and muscles. And when used in the form of a luffa complex tincture, such as A.Vogel Luffa Complex Tincture 50ml, it may also reduce nasal swelling related to a sinus condition or prevent the a cold from further developing.
While it is thought that luffa was once used in the past to treat asthma and sinusitis, it is important to remember that as a traditional dietary Food supplement, it is not intended to treat, diagnose, prevent, or cure asthma