70 days. With it's smooth warts, this Chinese bitter melon grows 8-10 inches long and 3 inches wide. The leaves and shoots are also edible. Bitter melon is traditionally eaten in curries, soups or stir fried. If you soak the flesh in salt water, a lot of the bitter flavor is leached out, making for a much milder vegetable.
Minimum of 10 seeds per packet.