Gourd- Mini Bottle

Lagenaria siceraria Open Pollinated

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  • Small bottle shaped fruit
  • Popular variety for craft

Standard seed packet, 10 seeds

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'Gourd- Mini Bottle' seeds

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.

Seeds per gram: 9
Product code: G8-06

Best Months to Sow
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Quick Sowing Guide
Method Sow direct
Sowing Depth 20mm
Season Spring or after frost
Germination 7-14 days @ 24-26°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Frost tender Annual
Row Spacing 200cm
Plant Spacing 150cm
Position Full sun, moist well drained soil
Days Until Maturity 150-180 days

*Notes: Susceptible to mildew.

How To Grow



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