Gourd- Mini Bottle

Lagenaria siceraria


Standard seed packet, 10 seeds

$1.50
In Stock


Calculate Shipping

Gourd- Mini Bottle

Lagenaria siceraria


  • Small bottle shaped fruit
  • Popular variety for craft


Fast growing climbing vine producing small bottle shaped green gourds up to 15cm. Fruit can be harvested when green and cooked, popular for use in curry. If left to dry on the vine the gourds will ripen to orange and form a thicker pumpkin-like skin with a hollow interior. Dried gourds have historically been used as a vessel or as a musical instrument. This is a popular variety for craft uses and decorations.


How to sow and grow:

Method: Sow direct
Sowing Depth: 20mm
When: Spring or after frost
Row Spacing: 200cm
Position: Full sun, moist well drained soil
Plant Spacing: 150cm
Hardiness: Frost tender
Days to Maturity/flowering: 150-180 days
*Notes: Susceptible to mildew.

(Product number: G8-06)
Seeds per gram: 9 seeds


SKU G8-06
Shipping Weight 0.0017kg
Botanical name: Lagenaria siceraria
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 10 seeds
Seeds per gram: 9

Be The First To Review This Product!

Help other The Seed Collection Pty Ltd users shop smarter by writing reviews for products you have purchased.

Write a product review


Others Also Bought


Cucumber- Marketmore

Cucumber- Marketmore

$1.00

Eggplant- Tsakoniki

Eggplant- Tsakoniki

$1.00

Radish- Watermelon

Radish- Watermelon

$1.20

Carrot- Short Kuroda

Carrot- Short Kuroda

$1.00

Cabbage, Chinese- Michihili

Cabbage, Chinese- Michihili

$1.00

Tomato- Yellow Pear

Tomato- Yellow Pear

$1.10


More From This Category


Salsify- Mammoth Sandwich

Salsify- Mammoth Sandwich

$1.10

Warrigal Greens

Warrigal Greens

$1.50

Angelica

Angelica

$1.50

Black Salsify

Black Salsify

$1.75

Land Seaweed

Land Seaweed

$1.25

Couve Tronchuda

Couve Tronchuda

$1.50

Minutina

Minutina

$1.00

Egyptian Spinach

Egyptian Spinach

$1.00