Growing Gourd, also summer squash

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Not recommended for growing in USA - Zone 5a regions

  • Sow in garden. Sow seed at a depth approximately three times the diameter of the seed. Best planted at soil temperatures between 68°F and 86°F. (Show °C/cm)
  • Space plants: 35 - 47 inches apart
  • Harvest in 13-15 weeks.

Keep well watered. Need protection from frosts.

Culinary hints - cooking and eating Gourd

Pick when colour changes.
Peel and cut up or cut in slices with the peel on.
Microwave or steam or bake

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Plant spring and summer in warm areas. Look up Boondie seeds or Eden seeds on the internet and look up bottle gourd.

- Anon

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