Dipper Gourd! Create your own art or craft!
Narrow, slender neck with a round ballooning end: can be cut and used as a ladle or dipper when dried. Grow on a trellis for straighter, longer handles.
Gourd vines are extremely vigorous and require a lengthy growing season, usually5 to 120 days to maturity. Gourds are ready for harvest when the stems dry and turn brown, and the fruit is very light with a seed rattle. Harvest before a frost. This is a Lagenaria or hard-skinned gourd.
Germination test date and results will be on packet.
Indoors- 1” deep, 3-4 weeks before last frost with soil temperature at 70 degrees. Transplant after last frost without disturbg the roots.
Outdoors- Plant 1” deep, after last frost, when soil warms to 70 degrees. Plant 2-3 seeds every 18-36” apart, with the large varieties the furthest apart.
Terms and conditions, READ THIS PLEASE: Orders over $14 from this ad will be shipped with tracking, Otherwise: Seeds will be shipped economy/standard or first class 2-10 day shipping (NO TRACKING and no planting instructions to keep seed costs to the buyer low), in a ziplock baggie. Our goal is to save you money on quality seeds. We are responsible sellers, and we make sure our buyers are well taken care of. Shipped within 2 business days after payment. We are a seller that caters to experienced gardeners. (germination and plant care information is readily available online, but if you can’t find germinating and care instructions, please feel free to message us). Most of our listings include germination instructions, so we do not ship growing instructions. Multiple orders of a single item will be combed into 1 ziplock. We are not responsible for buyer germination success, seeds have been tested. Seed count is approximate, and packaged by weight. Seeds vary in size, weight is exact, and based upon empirical count, quantity is estimated. Liability of seller is limited to the cost of the item(s).
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