- Agro-climatic zones / Districts
- Cultivated in all agro-ecological regions.
- Predominantly in Nuwera-eliya, Badulla, Kandy, Matale districts.
- Plantations – Medium and small scale orchards.
- Crop availability
- Harvested mainly during March – May and August – December.
- Medicinal Values
The vegetable carries health benefits to relieve anaemia, digestion, constipation, piles, kidney and skin disorders.