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This week's Facts Friday Sarah shares a fact from Facts.net. Sarah and her children have grown one in their garden."
Loofahs are vegetables.
If you look at a loofah, you might think it came from a dried sea creature. However, this scrubbing sponge is actually made from a vegetable. Loofahs are made from the fibrous flesh of the mature Luffa aegyptiaca and L. cyclindrica gourd. They’re distant relatives of melons and squash. Before reaching maturity, luffa is also edible.