This page gives instructions on how to buy gourd seeds from David's Garden Seeds.
Birdhouse Gourds are useful, big gourds, averaging ten to twelve inches. Large round bottom section connected by a narrow neck to a smaller round upper section. Harvest when the smooth, greenish rind turns white or starts to brown. Dry for durable bottles, birdhouses, etc. Ready to harvest in 125 days.
Birdhouse 25 Open Pollinated Seeds
Cucuzzi Edible Gourd grows pale green fruits up to 36 inches long, for best tenderness harvest at 6 to 12 inches. Fruits are milder than luffa. Bug-resistant plants are a great zucchini substitute. Normally very vigorous, but had a shorter season during 2013’s cold, wet summer. Big sprawling vines up to 20 feet long, best planted on the edge of the garden; at Monticello they’re grown up a sturdy 10-ft. Ready to harvest in 57 days.
Cucuzzi Edible 10 Organic Heirloom Seeds
Daisy Mix Gourds are a small fruited gourd mix. Colors are varied and the patterns on the gourds look like flowers. Lovely mix and different than anything we currently offer. Ready to harvest in 95 days.
Daisy Mix 25 Open Pollinated Seeds
The fruit of the Luffa Gourd grows to about two feet in length. The vine is ornamental with yellow blossoms and silvery shaded green foliage. In the north this plant must be started in a hotbed. An heirloom seed from Florida, the dried interiors of these gourds are sold in some drugstores across the country. This is the common variety. Ready in 150 to 200 days.
Luffa 10 Organic Heirloom Seeds
Ridged Luffa takes 76 days for edible fruits, 135 days for sponges. Harvest the long, angular fruits for edible fruits when tender and young, at about 1¼-1½ in. x 6-14 in, picking every 2-3 days. Use as a substitute for summer squash or okra. Fruits are attractive sliced and do not have the bitterness of smooth luffas. For sponges or dish cloths, allow fruits to mature to full size, 18-30 in., then ret. Vigorous vines are best trellised. Ready to harvest in about 80 days.
Luffa Ridged 10 Organic Heirloom Seeds
Lunch Lady Gourds grow giant warted gourds. Large gourds come in a variety of sizes, from 5 to 20 lb., shapes, and colors. All have hard shells and are covered with warts. Large, vigorous vines. A perfect addition to your fall ornamental gourd offering. Average two to three fruits per plant. Ready to harvest in 100 days.
Lunch Lady 25 Open Pollinated Seeds
An amazing gourd collection. Gremlins Gourds are bright, bold, and crazy with warts. Small to medium-sized (5-7"+) gourds with various solid and speckled vibrant colors, in a multitude of shapes: stars, wings, acorns, mushrooms, necks, and more. Ready to harvest in 95 days.
Gremlins 25 Open Pollinated Seeds
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