Gourds, Large Mix (Cucurbita pepo) - 20 Seeds
•American grown seeds
•Easy to grow
A fine selection of larger ornamental gourd types in a wide array of shapes and colors for home or market. With sprawling vines, gourds require widespread areas for growth; rows can be planted 2 - 3 feet apart; spectacular, colorful gourds with smooth or coarse surfaces have amazing potential for arts, crafts, and inclusion in the kitchen.
Growing Instructions (USDA Zones 3-12):
Prefers exposure to full sun but can stand some shade. Sow ½” deep with; 10 -12 foot spacing. Before planting, soil needs to be well groomed to avoid invasion of weeds. If row covers are used they should be removed during the blooming stage to allow bees access for pollination. Transplanting is not advisable because of the delicate nature of roots. Growing in containers will hinder growth.