Apple Gourd

Lagenaria siceraria | SKU: 1202
1 Reviews
$3.25 to $31.00
  • Hard-shelled gourds resemble apples
  • Mottled green skin dries to brown
  • Gourds grow to 6-8 inches by 4 inches across
  • Best used for crafting and birdhouses
  • 100-120 days

$3.25 to $31.00

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Item Details

(Lagenaria siceraria) Large hard-shelled gourd shaped like an apple. Mottled green skin dries to brown; very long shelf life. Gourds are 6-8" tall and 4-6" across. Best used for crafting and birdhouses. 100-120 days.

Learn to Grow Apple Gourd

Direct Seed: 1" Deep

Seeds to Hill: 6-8 Seeds

Thin: To 3-4 Plants

Light: Full Sun

Instructions - Sow seeds outdoors after the danger of frost has passed in 12" diameter hills. Space hills 6' apart in all directions. In short season areas, grow from transplants started indoors 8 weeks in advance. Gourds grow well on fences or garden trellises.

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Looks just like giant apples!

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Fun to grow. Survived our drought and a squash bug infestation.I got 6-8 fruits per plant.