When do you plant gourd seeds?

Answer According to the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, you must plant gourds when the danger of frost has past. Gourds require a long growing season, taking between 100 and 140 days to mature.Sourc... Read More »

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Are gourd seeds edible?

Squash and pumpkins are gourds, and all of their seeds are edible. Pumpkin seeds are good simply pan roasted in the oven. Rinse the seeds, put them on a cookie sheet, sprinkle with salt and bake th... Read More »

How do I save gourd seeds?

Harvest GourdPick ripened gourds when the vines are dying and turning brown.Drying StageAllow gourds to dry in the field or hang the gourds from a piece of clothesline in a dry, well-ventilated are... Read More »

How to Purchase Gourd Seeds?

Gourds have been cultivated for thousands of years, according to the Ohio State University Extension website, and belong to the Cucurbitaceae, or cucumber, family. They require a long growing seaso... Read More »

How to Plant a Bottle Gourd?

You can plant Lagenaria sicerari, or Bottle Gourd, in almost any climate. The species is fast-growing and produces gourds of varied shapes and sizes. Though the Bottle Gourd is part of the cucumber... Read More »