Corsican Gourd Hard-Shelled Seeds Heirloom, Lagenaria siceraria

$2.99

Sold By: Gemini Tropicals

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2.5 grams (~11 seeds)

Once cured, hard-shelled gourds, such as Corsican, will last indefinitely and can be painted, carved, cut, or drilled as you would do with wood for dozens of craft projects. Carve them, leave the natural color, or paint these 6″–10″ round and 3½”–5″ deep gourds any color you want. Gourds may be sown 24″ apart if trellised.

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Weight .5 lbs

Free first class shipping on seed orders over $35- use code: BISEEDS

2.5 grams (~11 seeds)

Once cured, hard-shelled gourds, such as Corsican, will last indefinitely and can be painted, carved, cut, or drilled as you would do with wood for dozens of craft projects. Carve them, leave the natural color, or paint these 6″–10″ round and 3½”–5″ deep gourds any color you want. Gourds may be sown 24″ apart if trellised.

Botanical Name: Lagenaria siceraria

Days to Maturity: 140 days

Family: Cucurbitaceae

Native: Zimbabwe

Hardiness: Frost-sensitive annual

Plant Dimensions: 15’–30′ vines

Variety Information: Corsican is a lagenaria type gourd. Mature green gourds are 6″–10″ in diameter, and 3 ½”–5″ deep; the shape resembles a wheel of cheese.

When to Sow Outside: RECOMMENDED. 2 to 4 weeks after your average last frost date, and when soil temperature is at least 60°F, ideally 70°F.

When to Start Inside: 2 to 4 weeks before your average last frost date, recommended for areas with short growing seasons. Sow in biodegradable pots that can be planted directly in the ground.

Days to Emerge: 5 – 10 days

Seed Depth: 1″

Seed Spacing: 2–3 seeds per mound

Thinning: When several leaves, thin to 1 per mound

Harvesting: Hard-shelled gourds should remain in the garden as long as there is any life left in the vines. Some gourd growers leave gourds in the garden during the winter, which adds to their characteristics for craft projects. Use a sharp knife or pruners to cut stem leading to gourd, leaving 1″–3″ of stem for a handle.

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1-10 Business Days to ship each order. Purchases are shipped in the same order they are received, We prefer to ship on Mondays and Saturdays if possible. I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but cannot guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.


 

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I don't accept returns, exchanges, or cancellations
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    Tristan Kurt

    seeds are in great shape and they arrived very promptly.

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    Jonathan K

    Arrived in time. All is perfect. Thanks for theses beautiful seeds!

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    K Truong

    Well packaged and arrived as expected. Thank you!😊

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    Laurel

    This Seller is the best ever. Second purchase and I’m very pleased.

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    Todd Payne

    Great purchase from a Great Seller!! Would deal with anytime!!

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    Craig E

    Seeds are packaged nicely. I can’t wait to see these when they bloom!

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    Yen Alain

    I will order from you again

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    Marvin

    I received them really quickly for the distance they were shipped. Just planted them a week ago though so I can’t attest to the seed yet. No reason to think they won’t grow.

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    Kathy Alldrin

    Arrived fast, and as expected. Can’t wait to get these in some soil! The free gifty seeds were a nice touch!

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    Ezekiel D

    Thank you for sending the seeds, they arrived very quickly. I appreciate the follow-up messages and the communication. I am so excited to have the plants in the garden this this summer! I can not be happier.

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