Produces a large-bodied gourd with a slender, arching neck ending in a billed head.
Plants need steady water and fertilizer.
Gourds can grow on trellis or on the ground.
Imported from USA.
Plant gourds if for no other reason than because they're fun!
They come in a delightful, wacky array of shapes, colors, and
sizes and are sure to bring a smile when you harvest them. Many
will grow up fences and trellises, which makes them even more
interesting and dramatic. Stunning, ornamental you'll fall in
love with! Produces a large-bodied gourd with a slender, arching
neck ending in a billed head, perfect for painting as a swan or
goose. Plants in loose, rich soil. Plants need steady water and
fertilizer. Glossy green shells speckled with white are pretty as
is; for painting, let dry thoroughly and clean off outer skin
with sandpaper. If you like the Birdhouse Gourds, then you must
grow the Swan gourd! Pick gourds, when the vine is dry. Allow the
gourd to dry in airy, warm location. Drying is complete when the
seeds rattle inside. Dipper Gourds can grow on trellis or on the