How to Grow Gourds?

Answer Instead of buying them at a store, you can learn how to grow gourds in your home garden. Gourds are large plants that grow on a vine and are related to cucumbers and squash. You must give the gourd... Read More »

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How to Dry Gourds?

People have dried gourds for thousands of years to make tools, vessels, utensils, instruments and numerous types of arts and crafts. There are several different ways to dry gourds, each of them equ... Read More »

How to Dry Gourds for Decorating?

Gourds are members of the plant family Cucurbitaceae, which also includes watermelons, cucumber, and pumpkins. Specifically, the term is used to describe the hard-rinded fruits of 2 particular gene... Read More »

How to Use a Coping Saw to Cut Gourds?

Gourds are technically classified as vegetables, although they are more frequently used as ornamental objects. According to the American Gourd Society, the three main types of gourds are cucurbita,... Read More »

Have you ever grown gourds if so what do you do with them?

I have never bothered to grow them but we have collected them from wild plants along country roads. About tennis ball size. We made Christmas ornaments from them. Just spray painted and hung with a... Read More »