Gourd: Nest Egg

Gourd: Nest Egg - Seeds & Bulbs

Gourd - Ornamental
Nest Egg

This smooth, white, egg-shaped gourd has nearly unlimited uses. They are often painted as Easter eggs. Instructions for harvesting, preserving and curing for crafts are included inside the packet.

Average Count: 20 Seeds

Days to Maturity: 130
When to Sow Outside: 2 to 4 weeks after last frost. Soil temperature should be at least 65 degrees and outside temperature should be at least 60 degrees.
When to Sow Inside: Not recommended, but in short season climates, they can be started 3 - 4 weeks before last frost.
Seed Depth: 1"
Seed Spacing: 6 seeds per hill
Row Spacing: Plant in hills spaced 6' to 8' apart.
Days to Emerge: 5 - 10
Thinning: When plants have several leaves, thin to 3 per hill.

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