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.
Is luffa a perennial?
Yes! Luffa works as perennial in subtropical and tropical environments.
What are the health benefits of luffa?
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.
Can Luffa cylindrica cure asthma?
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