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GOURD Small Fruited Mix

Cucurbita pepo

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Family: Cucurbitaceae

Characteristics: Fruiting Vine

Seeds per packet: 15

An intriguing colourful mixture made up of the best and most colourful varieties including Spoon, Pear, Orange, Egg, Apple, Bottle, and Warted varieties. In yellow, orange, green and white, solid striped and bicoloured. Used in ancient times as containers and food dishes this ornamental variety is great for decorations. The bright and colourful gourds brighten up your Halloween, Thanksgiving and other displays.

Adaptable to most good garden soils but prefers a rich soil with 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 direct in growing position. Thin to to the stwo strongest plants in each mound.
Plant space: 1 metre
Row Space: 1 metre
Germination: 6-10 days
Maturity: 14 weeks

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