Can You Plant the Seeds Inside of Dried Gourds?

Harvest seeds from a dried gourd once you can hear the seeds rattle inside the cured plant. Even dried gourds sold as crafts yield plantable seeds, because they're protected from paint and varnish.

Keywords: dried gourds, gourd seeds rattle, harvest seeds

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Melissa Jordan-Reilly has been a writer for 20 years, both as a newspaper reporter and as an editor of nonprofit newsletters. Among the publications in which she has published are, "The Winsted Journal," "Taconic" and "Compass Magazine." A graduate of the University of Connecticut, Jordan-Reilly also pursues sustainable agriculture techniques and tends a market garden at her Northwestern Connecticut home.