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GOURD Tiny Bottle - CUCURBITA pepo 100g

Seed only. Not the Gourd

NZ Prohibited

Stock: Available

SKU Code: F 435- 100g


Family: Cucurbitaceae
Characteristics: Fruiting Vine

Seed per packet: Approx. 10
Seed per gram: Aprox. 15

A very popular variety for decorating and crafts this tiny version of Giant Bottle Gourd only grows 10-15 cm long.
Produces an abundance of fruits that are edible when young.

Gourds have been used all around the world in crafts for many centuries. There are many different things that you can do with gourds. There are dried gourd crafts, painted gourd crafts and eating utensils and vessels. There is no limit to the imagination.

Grow notes:

Adaptable to most good garden soils but prefers rich soil with a generous amount of water in full sun.

TropicalAll Year Round
Temperate: Spring to Early Summer
Cool climate: Mid-Spring to Early Summer

Sow: 2cm deep
Sow 3-4 seeds in raised mounds 1 metre apart in the growing position. Thin to the two strongest plants in each mound.
Plant space: 1 metre
Row Space: 1 metre
Germination: 6-10 days
Maturity: 14 weeks

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